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Lamar University

Lamar University
P.O. Box 10009
Beaumont, Texas 77710
(409) 880-8888

Contact for Transfer Students
(409) 880-8136

Articulation Agreement: No

Admission Requirements for Transfer Students

College Transfer Students (fewer than 18 hours)

1. Application for Admission
2. Official College Transcript(s)
3. Official High School Transcript
4. Official SAT or ACT Scores

SAT or ACT Score requirements
High School Rank SAT* ACT
Top 10% scores required (no minimum)
1st Quarter 850 18
2nd Quarter 930 20
3rd Quarter 1000* 21**
4th Quarter 1000* 21**
Unranked, GED, Homeschool file review file review

 *SAT score is a composite of the Math/Verbal ONLY

College Transfer Students (18 or more hours)

1. Application for Admission
2. Official College Transcript(s) with 2.0 GPA or higher

Transfer Credit Information

  • Maximum number of hours accepted: 66
  • Minimum number of hours accepted
  • Experience-based education accepted: No
  • Military experience accepted: Sometimes
  • CLEP Subject exams accepted: Yes
  • “D” grades are accepted for transfer, dependent on departmental approval.

Approximate Cost/Range for One Academic Year

(15 hours per semester Fall and Spring):

Approximate Cost/Range for Once Academic Year
Tuition & Fees $8,544
Room & Board $7,592
Books & Supplies $1,430

Scholarships for Transfer Students

To apply for all general Lamar University scholarships and some scholarships in individual majors submit a scholarship application no later than February 1.

The application may be completed online at Apply Texas or may be downloaded and mailed to:

Scholarship Committee
Lamar University
P.O. Box 10009
Beaumont, TX 77710

Students who have chosen an academic major also should check with their colleges and academic departments to find out what other scholarships are available and how they can apply.

Office Financial Aid
PO Box 10042
Beaumont, Texas 77710
(409) 880-7011; FAX: (409) 880-8934

Special Programs Unique to This School

  • LU has one of the largest deaf education programs in the country. Lamar is among three schools in the U.S. offering American Sign Language degrees and one of two offering a doctoral degree in deaf education.
  • Lamar is one of the top producers of chemical engineering master’s degree graduates in the nation and offers a Ph.D. in chemical engineering.
  • The College of Business is AACSB accredited, a distinction earned by fewer than 5 percent of business schools worldwide.
  • Colleges: Business, Engineering, Education & Human Development, Fine Arts & Communication, Arts & Sciences

Accreditation Information

Lamar University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS-1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; Telephone number 404.679.4501; to award degrees at the Associate, Baccalaureate, Master's and Doctoral levels.

Note: The information shown here is subject to change.  Students are strongly encouraged to verify information with the institution to which they intend to transfer.

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