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  2011 Common Data Set for Purdue University  
  D. Transfer Admission  
           
  Purdue answers are in bolded gold, although all options are listed  
           
  Fall Applicants  
           
  D1. Does your institution enroll transfer students?      
    Yes      
  If yes, may transfer students earn advanced standing credit by transferring credits earned from course work completed at other colleges/universities?  
    Yes      
  D2. Provide the number of students who applied, were admitted, and enrolled as degree-seeking transfer students in fall 2011.  
           
      Admitted Enrolled  
    Applicants applicants applicants  
           
  Men 1,682 683 419  
  Women 1,618 773 436  
  Total 3,300 1,456 855  
           
  Application for Admission  
           
  D3. Indicate terms for which transfers      
  may enroll:        
  Fall        
  Winter        
  Spring        
  Summer        
           
  D4. Must a transfer applicant have a minimum number of credits completed or else must apply as a an entering freshman?  
    Yes      
           
  If yes, what is the minimum number of credits and the unit of measure?    
    12 - 24 college level credits C or better    
  D5. Indicate all items required of transfer students to apply for admission:  
           
  High school transcript Required of All  
  College transcript(s) Required of All  
  Essay or personal statement Required of All  
  Interview Not Required  
  Standardized test scores Required of Some  
  Statement of good standing from prior        
  institution(s) Required of Some  
           
  D6. If a minimum high school grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale)  
    N/A      
  D7. If a minimum college grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale)  
    2.2 (varies by college with some being higher)  
           
  D8. List any other application requirements specific to transfer applicants  
           
     
           
  D9. List application priority, closing, notification, and candidate reply dates for transfer students. If applications are reviewed on a continuous or rolling basis, place a check mark in the "Rolling admission" column  
    Closing Date Reply Date    
  Fall July 1 2-3 Weeks    
  Winter        
  Spring November 1 2-3 Weeks    
  Summer April 1 2-3 Weeks    
           
  D10. Does an open admission policy, if reported, apply to transfer students?  
  No open admission policy  
           
  D11. Describe additional requirements for transfer admission, if applicable: All applicants  
  without a four-year degree must provide a final high school transcript. Students who have a bachelor's degree or who have been out of high school for 5 years or more do not have to provide test scores.  
           
  Transfer Credit Policies  
           
  D12. Report the lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit:  
    C-      
  D13. Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year institution:  
    N/A      
  D14.Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a four-year institution:  
    N/A      
  D15. Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn an associate's degree:  
    32      
  D16. Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn a bachelor's degree  
    32      
  D17. Describe other transfer credit policies:  
  Except for grades earned at IUPUI and regional campuses, grades do not transfer; only credit.  
           
  Common Data Set: 2011-12 Academic Year