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Transferring to Landmark College

Dare to Be Different

When you transfer to Landmark College you are not alone; our transfer population represents nearly half of our student body!

Whether you’re looking for a summer program, short-term bridge experience, a transition year, or to complete your degree at Landmark College, we have the program you need for the education and career you want.

Are you struggling to succeed at college? Our Bridge Experience offers short-term intensive support for current college students.

  • Strengthen your study skills
  • Expand your social circle and leadership skills
  • Identify your learning style and build successful learning strategies
  • Get the support you need for the degree and career you want

Dare to be different—dare to be successful.

      

 

(Note: Current LC students looking to transfer to another college or university should visit our Career Connections page.)

 

  • Transferring to Landmark College is as easy as 1-2-3. Our transfer counselors will help guide you through the process step by step:

    1. Apply

    • Complete and sign an Application [PDF] (or apply online with a Universal Application)
    • $75 application fee, made payable to Landmark College
      The fee is required unless you submit a fee waiver request.

    2. Submit Your Transcripts and Testing

    • Official transcripts of all high school and college work
    • Psycho-Educational Testing—Tests must be administered within three years of applying and must include:
      • ​​Cognitive testing
        ​A series of standardized tests used to evaluate the cognitive and intellectual abilities of the student. Complete scores, including sub-test, are required to provide a comprehensive understanding of the applicant. Please submit one of the following: 
        • Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS)
        • Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC)
        • Woodcock Johnson Cognitive Test (WJ Cog)
      • Reading achievement testing
        Provides a three-dimensional picture of the applicant's reading abilities, measuring vocabulary development, reading comprehension, and reading rate.  Please submit one of the following:
        • Wechsler Individual Achievement Test (WIAT)
        • Woodcock Johnson Achievement Test (WJ Ach)
        • Nelson Denny Reading Test
        • Gray Oral Reading Test (GORT)
    • Diagnosis of a learning disability, ADHD, or ASD (must have been diagnosed within three years of applying)
      Current diagnosis by a professional is a requirement for admission to Landmark College. (Students who do not have a current diagnosis are encouraged to contact the Office of Admissions to discuss their individual situation/circumstances.)
    • Personal statement (optional)
    • Instructor recommendation(s) (optional)
      This should be completed by a teacher or professor in an academic subject who knows you well.  You may submit additional recommendations.
    • SAT/ACT scores (optional)

    3. Meet with a Transfer Counselor

    • Sign up to attend a Transfer Tuesday event

    Financial Aid Deadlines

    The priority financial aid deadline for completed applications is July 1. To be considered for financial aid at Landmark College, you must submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

  • The Landmark College Financial Aid Office understands that reaching one’s education goal is both a personal and a financial decision. There is a great deal of responsibility involved in pursuing a college degree, and both prospective and currently enrolled students require a commitment and sensitivity to their personal and financial needs. At Landmark College, we make every effort to assist qualified students in finding the financial resources necessary to cover the cost of a college education. Please feel free to review and print our comprehensive Financial Aid Brochure [PDF].

    Our financial aid packages typically consist of a mix of state and federal grants and loans, as well as college scholarship support. You are invited to learn about funding sources available to you, including a Medical Tax Deduction, unique to Landmark College.

    We encourage families to begin the financial aid process as soon as possible. Our tuition costs are reflective of our specialized approach, yet we make every effort to make Landmark affordable. We suggest that you utilize our net price calculator to establish what your individualized costs will be.

    We are partners in this process of financing your education and are here to assist you. We have compiled a great deal of information on our website to help you navigate through the financial aid process. We welcome your questions and look forward to working with you through your time here at Landmark.

    The priority financial aid deadline for completed applications is July 1. To be considered for financial aid at Landmark College, you must submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

  • Transfer students at Landmark College receive individualized, personal assistance during the application process and throughout their Landmark College education. All applicants are assigned an admissions and financial aid counselor. We recognize that going through the transfer admissions process may seem overwhelming and we’re here to help every step of the way. As students, transfers meet frequently with their advisors who help them progress both in and out of the classroom. All transfer students are assigned an academic advisor with whom they meet on a weekly basis. The academic advisor provides support around issues of time management, organization, and work completion. Our Career Connections office works with students who are interested in internships, campus employment, and other opportunities to make connections between work and academics. Their advisors and counselors also help map out their program of study—whether it’s an associates or bachelor’s degree. Transfer students who come to Landmark College for just a bridge experience or year work with their advisors to ensure they get the support they need to successfully transfer back to their original college or university.

I really struggled during my first two years at another college. Landmark College opened my eyes to see that it’s okay to approach things differently.”
—Ryan Manley ‘17, The Woodlands, Texas

Ryan transferred to Landmark College after attending the Summer Program for Visiting College Students. As a student here, he launched his first start-up company, Ohmnii, LLC, with several classmates. He received his A.S. in Computer Science at Landmark College.

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