Transfer Students

Mat-Su College | UAA welcomes students with academic credits from other regionally accredited colleges and universities through military educational experiences, approved National exams (CLEP, AP, IB) or credit accepted by special approval.

We are committed to making your transition from another institution as seamless as possible.

Application Process


Complete an Online Application  

  • Online Application

    Apply Now Button

    • Select "Attended College in the Past"
    • Allow 1-3 days for processing.
    • Returning students do not need to apply to MSC again. 
  • Application Fee

    Pay a $40 Application Fee (non-refundable)

  • Transcripts

    Submit Official School Transcripts* or GED

    All Transcripts must be official and mailed to the following address from the issuing institution:
    Mat-Su College (MSC)
    Attn: Student Services
    P.O. Box 2889
    Palmer, AK 99645
    • Official Transcripts may be submitted an unopened envelope, sealed by the issuing institution, or through a secure electronic system such as AVOW or Script-Safe.
    • Official secure electronic documents may be emailed to Student Services.
    • Faxed transcripts and test scores are not acceptable for admission purposes.
    • If you attended other University of Alaska campuses, you do not need to submit official transcripts from those institutions.
  • Placement Scores

    Submit ACT, SAT, and Accuplacer scores to Student Services.


Prepare for Enrollment


Take Placement Tests

Note: If you have taken English or Math courses, you may not need to test. Please talk with your advisor about your next steps.


Meet Academic Advisor

Schedule an appointment by calling 907-745-9762 or stop by Student Services, Fred and Sarah Machetanz (FSM) building, room 101 A.

Verify Financial Aid

  • Accept your Financial Aid award through UAOnline.
  • Log in using your User Name and Password.
      • If you need assistance navigating Financial Aid or have questions:
          • Call 745-9762 to make an appointment with your Financial Aid Advisor, or
          • Stop by Student Services, Fed and Sarah Machetanz (FSM) Building, 101 A.


Once you are admitted to Mat-Su College, visit What Comes Next to see the steps to take before classes start.