Seamless Transfer Program

Transfer Students Thrive at SUNY Poly.
Start YOUR Path to Poly!

Small class sizes, quality programs, individualized learning experiences, an affordable investment, and successful graduates are all reasons why SUNY Poly is New York’s premier public polytechnic! If you are looking to complete your bachelor's degree and are currently or were previously enrolled at one of our partner schools (MVCC, HCCC, HVCC, OCC), you're in the right place!

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Seamless Transfer Partners

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Not affiliated with one of our partner schools? That's ok!
Click here to learn about our partnerships with other transfer schools. 

Important Dates & Deadlines

When is it too late to transfer to SUNY Poly? Here are the details!

  Fall Spring
Recommended Application Submission April 1 November 1
Transfer Application Deadline July 15 December 15
Transfer Deposit Deadline May 1 January 1

*Note: Merit-based scholarships are awarded based upon application review. 


Transfer Student Scholarships

At SUNY Poly we believe that a college education is one of the most important investments a student will make and we are committed to making your education affordable.

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Scholarships are available for students transferring to SUNY Poly from our partner community colleges (MVCC, HCCC, HVCC, OCC). Complete the steps below to maximize your scholarship and aid opportunities.

Step 1: Apply for Admission 
Step 2: Complete your FASFA  

*Additional scholarships are provided for students outside of our partner network. View transfer scholarships.

Popular Majors for Transfer Students

SUNY Poly offers 24 undergraduate majors. View SUNY Poly majors to find the right fit for your career goals!

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Transfer Instant Decision Appointment 

Receive a same-day admission decision, scholarship consideration, and preliminary transfer credit evaluation! Follow this link to Book an Appointment.

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Program-Specific Articulation Agreements with Partner Schools 

Speak with The Transfer Admission Team

  • Have questions about SUNY Poly and the transfer process? Our dedicated transfer counselors are here to help.

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Frequently Asked Transfer Questions

Typically, our transfer students have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. However, because we're committed to an individualized educational experience that starts with the admissions process, we complete a holistic review of all applicants. This means we consider your extracurricular involvement and employment history when making an admission decision. Some of our programs have specific admission criteria, which you can view here

SUNY Poly has a dedicated transfer team available to assist you with every step along the way! Fill out this form to get in touch with an expert transfer advisor. 

You can apply to SUNY Poly by using the SUNY Application or The Common App.

Congratulations! Small class sizes, quality programs, individualized learning experiences, an affordable investment, and successful graduates are all reasons why SUNY Poly is New York’s premier public polytechnic!

To accept your offer of admission:

  1. Pay your $100 Tuition Deposit
  2. If you plan to reside on campus, you must include an additional $150 Housing Deposit, for a total of $250
  3. Submit the online Deposited Student Information Form, emailed to you AFTER your deposit has been received and processed.

If you have not already applied for financial aid, submit your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at

  • SUNY Poly’s federal code is: 011678
  • NYS Tap code is: 4978
  • (Domestic Students Only.)

Following your acceptance and after the completion of your credit evaluation, you will receive an email notification (to the email account listed on your application) that your Degree Works Audit is available for you to review. Instructions and login information to access your account will be included.

We offer a number of visit options to help you get familiar with campus before the semester begins.

These steps include accessing your SUNY Poly email, submitting your mandatory health requirements, and registering for classes. Once your Enrollment Deposit and Deposited Student Information Form are received and the Enrollment Checklist is live, you will receive an email instructing you to login and complete your next steps in finalizing your enrollment.

The Enrollment Checklist for Fall admission will be live in early May and mid-November for Spring admission.


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Detailed information, brochures and forms can be mailed to you upon request.


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