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Transfer Applicants

Gordon College will waive test score requirements (SAT and ACT) for spring and fall 2021 undergraduate applicants due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has created insurmountable challenges for students to complete one of these standardized tests. Learn more ➔


Accepting applications for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021! 
We value the hard work you’ve already invested in your education, and we appreciate the unique experience and perspective you bring to our campus community.

Looking for an unofficial assessment of your credits to Gordon? Use Transferology to learn how your coursework will likely transfer to your bachelor's degree

Have a question? We're here to help! Email 
or call 866.464.6736.

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    Complete the online application:


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    Send in your $50 application fee. (Due to these uncertain times, we will be waiving the application fee for spring and fall 2021 applicants.)
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    Send us your Transfer Verification Form:

    If you provided an email address for a college administrator such as a dean of students or academic dean, the Transfer Verification Form will be sent directly to that person. If you were unable to provide that information on your application, please do so by contacting your admissions counselor at

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    Send us your test scores and transcript(s):

    If you have completed 24 credits or more of collegiate work, please send us:

    • Your official college transcript(s) (If you’ve attended more than one college, please send us transcripts from each institution.)

    If you have completed fewer than 24 credits (one full academic year) of collegiate work post-high school graduation, please send us:

    • Your official high school and college transcript(s)
    • Your SAT or ACT scores: Gordon is waiving standardized test score requirements for spring and fall 2021 applicants due to COVID-19. For any student who has been able to take a test, Gordon will still accept your scores (for SAT, visit collegeboard.org, school code 3417; for ACT, visit act.org, school code is 1838). We also accept the Classical Learning Test (CLT), an alternative college entrance exam used by many students, which is available online. Students who are unable to submit scores will not be at a disadvantage in the admissions selection process. 
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    Schedule your admissions interview:

    The interview is one of the best ways to find out if Gordon is the perfect place for you! You can interview in person during a campus visit or over the phone with an admissions counselor. Learn more ➔

  • If you’re planning to major in art or music, there are a few additional requirements.
    See the music admissions checklist and/or the art portfolio guidelines.


Nov. 1 Application Deadline 
(Admission decision by Nov. 15)
Dec. 15 Deposit Deadline
Nov. 1 Early Action I Deadline
(Admission decision by Nov. 15)
Dec. 1 Early Action II Deadline 
(Admission decision by Dec. 15)
Feb. 1 Regular Decision I Deadline 
(Admission decision by Feb. 15)
March 1 Regular Decision II Deadline 
(Admission decision by March 15)
June 1 $250 Nonrefundable Deposit Deadline Extended

Send us your documents:

StampGordon College
Office of Admissions
255 Grapevine Road
Wenham, MA 01984-9771

HAVE A QUESTION? We're here to help!
 or 866.464.6736

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