Transfer – Engineering
For Fall 2021 transfer applicants, our Regular Decision Deadline is Tuesday, January 5, 2021 (extended to Friday, January 29, 2021, 11:59 pm EST).
Preference for transfer is given to those applicants that have completed coursework similar to The Cooper Union's first-year program at another accredited college.
Start your application here.
- A completed application
- 2 letters of recommendations, with at least one from a STEM course instructor
- Your official high school transcript or GED certificate
- All official college transcripts (sent directly from the college or university)
- SAT/ACT (test optional)
- SAT II (optional)
- $75 Application Fee, or fee waiver (if applicable)
Dates and Deadlines
Application deadline – Tuesday, January 5, 2021 (extended to Friday, January 29, 2021, 11:59 pm EST)
Application notification – Friday, April 30, 2021
English Language Proficiency Requirements for International Students
Undergraduate applicants whose native language is not English and have not had at least 3 years of English at a school where English was the official medium of instruction are required to take one of the exams below. Please note that your English Language Proficiency test results are only valid for two years. Please ensure that the name on your passport matches the name on your application, and on your language scores..
Test for English Language Proficiency
Minimum Score Requirements
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
600 (paper-based test)
100 (internet-based test)
MyBest™ scores are not accepted
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
DET (Duolingo English Test)
120 (current exam)
75 (testing date before July 2019)