Transferring to Fort Lewis College

Finish your bachelor’s at FLC. You’ll find attentive professors, small classes, a culture that prizes experiential learning, and opportunities to work on research projects that are typically only available to graduate students.

If you've already earned a bachelor's degree from another institution, you will apply as a post-baccalaureate transfer student.

Admission process for transfer students

It takes 15-20 minutes to complete your admission application and continue your bachelor's degree journey.

1. Fill out your application & pay the application fee
2. Provide your official transcripts
3. Include your personal statement or essay (optional)
4. Provide test scores (optional)

Apply to Fort Lewis College

Application deadlines

  • Fall semester
  • Spring semester
  • Summer semester*
Fall semester

Fall 2024 application is open!



Early action deadline



Priority deadline



Extended deadline

Spring semester

Spring 2024 application is open!



Priority deadline



Regular deadline

Summer semester*

*Summer semester is open to Transfer, Non-degree, Returning, and International students.



Regular deadline

Admission decisions

Applicants are notified by email within 4-6 weeks of submitting a completed application.

Applicants denied admission can request to appeal the decision for reconsideration.

Transfer student tools

Credit transfers to FLC

Use Transferology to see how credits from your institution have previously transferred to FLC.

Degree requirements

Check the FLC Catalog for your major's degree requirements and cross-track your progress toward your degree goal.

Pre-transfer counseling

Meet with an admission counselor for help with credit transfers, the degree-earning process, and tuition costs.

Transferring from a community college to FLC

Contact us

Request info

Admission Office

Fort Lewis College
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO 81301

Phone: 877-352-2656 or 970-247-7184
Fax: 970-247-7179

Kayla Dixon
Senior Transfer Admission Counselor

Schedule an appointment