Transfer Application Checklist

(See below for exceptions for those who are reactivating a previous St. Olaf application.)

  1. Common Application or Coalition Application
  2. Official college or university transcript
  3. Official high school transcript
  4. St. Olaf is now test optional and no longer requires submission of ACT and/or SAT scores.
    Read more about our test optional policy
  5. One academic letter of recommendation
  6. Transfer College Report

Transfer Reactivation Application Checklist

If you submitted an application within the past two years but enrolled at another college or university, you may reactivate your application materials.  Please submit the following additional application materials:

  1. Reactivation Form
  2. Official Final High School Transcript
  3. Official College or University Transcript for any coursework completed
  4. Transfer College Report

Note:  if you applied but were not previously admitted to St. Olaf College, please contact the transfer coordinator, Gladys Cortes, at She will review your file and advise you on how to strengthen your new application.