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The application process and requirements for admission to UT Dallas vary depending on your academic history and the courses you want to take. Different applicant types are listed below to help you determine the best route to take.

Freshman Applicants+

If you will be graduating from high school soon or if you have not enrolled in any post-secondary coursework following your high school graduation, you should apply as a freshman.

Transfer Applicants+

If you have attended a college or university following high school graduation and seek to complete a bachelor’s degree, you should apply as a transfer student.

Transient Applicants+

If you currently attend another institution and wish to take classes at UT Dallas for one semester only, you should apply as a transient student.

Eligibility

  • You must currently attend another U.S. institution, seeking a degree through that home institution.
  • You must be in good academic standing at your current institution.
  • If you have already attended UT Dallas as a transient student and wish to complete another semester, you will need to reapply as a transfer.

How to Apply

  • Complete the ApplyTexas Application for transient students, selecting ‘Undergraduate Studies’ for school choice and ‘Undergraduate Non-Degree’ for your major choice.
  • Submit an official college transcript for the institution you currently attend.
  • Pay the $50 application fee.
Graduate Applicants+

If you are interested in applying to one of our graduate programs, please visit the graduate admissions website.

Non-Degree Seeking Applicants who have already completed a Bachelor’s or equivalent degree+

Eligibility

How to Apply

  • If you are interested in taking undergraduate courses as a non-degree seeking student, please follow the below instructions:
    • Complete the ApplyTexas Application for transient students, selecting ‘Undergraduate Studies’ for school choice and ‘Graduate Non-Degree – Limited Undergraduate Courses Only’ for your major choice.
    • Submit official college transcripts for institutions attended, including one reflecting degree conferral.
    • Submit an essay detailing the coursework you wish to complete at UT Dallas.
    • Pay the $50 application fee.
  • If you are interested in taking graduate classes or teacher certification as a non-degree seeking student, contact the academic department that offers the class you wish to take.
Second Bachelor’s Degree Seeking Applicants+

If you have already completed an undergraduate, bachelor’s level or equivalent degree program, and would like to pursue a second undergraduate program, apply as a second bachelor’s degree-seeking student.

Eligibility

How to Apply

  • Contact the academic department to which you are applying for more information.
    • Students pursuing coursework within NSM should contact the Office of Admission and Enrollment.
  • Upon acknowledgement from the academic department, complete the ApplyTexas Application for transfer students, selecting the program you want to pursue, and list your academic history reflecting completion of an undergraduate program.
  • Submit official college transcripts for every institution attended, including one reflecting degree conferral.
  • Submit an essay detailing the coursework you wish to complete at UT Dallas.
  • Pay the $50 application fee.
Applying for Readmission+

If you have completed at least one semester at UT Dallas, have not been enrolled at UT Dallas for three long semesters or longer, and are seeking readmission to UT Dallas, you may be eligible to return to the University without reapplying through admissions. More information is available through the undergraduate catalog.

 

The University of Texas at Dallas | Office of Admission and Enrollment 1-972-883-2270
Student Services Bldg | 800 W. Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080-3021 1-800-889-2443