Undergraduate Transfer

ISSS Gonzaga

Following is a list of the materials necessary to complete your application to Gonzaga University. We will contact you directly if additional information is required.

For students interested in applying for conditional admission to the University through Gonzaga’s ESL program, please complete the ESL application by clicking here

Application Checklist:

  • Complete the Transfer Common Application online at: www.commonapp.org
  • $50 application fee (payable through www.commonapp.org)
  • Proof of English proficiency
    • Native speaker
    • Official TOEFL score of at least 550 written / 213 computer / 80 IBT or
    • Score of 6.0 or better on the IELTS or
    • Score of 3 or better in the APIEL test or
    • SAT with subsections showing 500 or higher or a Composite ACT score of no less than 23 or
    • Satisfactory completion of Gonzaga University’s English as a Second Language (ESL) program
    • Transfer students only: completion of Freshman Composition &  Speech classes equivalent to Gonzaga ENGL 101 & SPOC 101 with a B or better grade point average at a U.S. college or university
  • Personal Essay and Activities List (found on the Transfer Common Application)
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions. Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by either WES or ECE.
    *Note: if you have not completed at least 30 semester or 45 quarter credits of transferable work, please submit a final high school transcript
  • One College Instructor Evaluation
  • One College Officials Report
  • Copy of Passport (emailed to admissions@gonzaga.edu)
  • Send your application materials to:
    Gonzaga University
    Office of Admission
    502 E. Boone Avenue
    Spokane, WA 99258-0102

For immigration purposes, please submit the following with your application (a complete application MUST include the following):

  • Transfer Release Form (for those transferring from U.S. institutions)
  • Completed Financial Declaration or an official Sponsorship Letter
  • Original bank statements which support the information provided on the Financial Declaration

Please contact Gonzaga’s International Student Advisor if you have questions! isss@gonzaga.edu

International Students & Scholar Services
Schoenberg Center
Spokane, WA 99258-0088
Toll Free: (800) 986-9585
Ext. 3648
Phone: (509) 313-3648
Fax: (509) 313-5814
Email: isss@gonzaga.edu