Transfer Students

Transfer Students

Writing

Students who transfer a college-level writing course of 2.7 or more semester hours credit (or a sequence of courses that satisfies the college-level writing requirement at the transfer institution), will be exempted from the writing assessment upon entry. These students will be considered to have met the Intellectual Skills Program college-level writing course requirement. All other transfer students will be placed into a remedial or college-level writing course according to assessment results.

Contact Buff Armstrong (buff.armstrong@wmich.edu or 269-387-4411) to schedule the assessment test.

Reading

Students who transfer 26 semester hours or more of credit with a GPA of 2.0 or better, or who transfer the equivalent of LS 1040 (ED 1040), are exempted from the reading assessment upon entry. All other transfer students will have their reading skills evaluated by standardized test and will either place into or be exempted from LS 1040 (ED 1040), Effective College Reading.

Contact Buff Armstrong (buff.armstrong@wmich.edu or 269-387-4411) to schedule the assessment test.

 

Center for Academic Success Programs
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5303 USA
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