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Important Dates


  • Application will open for fall 2020 admission: January 24, 2020
  • Application submission deadline: April 15, 2020 at 5:00pm
  • Planned notification date: June 15, 2020 by 5:00pm

getting transfer internal


The internal transfer process is for students enrolled at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) who apply for admission to transfer into the College of Natural Sciences (CNS). This process applies to any UT students outside of CNS, as well as students in CNS applying to Computer Science.


get to know the cns majors and degrees:

Prospective internal transfer students are encouraged to explore the college's major and degree options prior to applying.  Many of the majors in the college offer multiple degree options (BA, BS, BSA), and each degree contains unique requirements. Some of the majors also have multiple Bachelor of Science (BS) concentrations.


Understand the internal transfer process:

Review the resources available to you. The college has created multiple web pages to assist you with understanding the internal transfer requirements, including how to apply, frequently asked questions, and more.  The College of Natural Sciences will also offer optional internal transfer sessions if you have additional questions about the process.


submit your application

Submit your internal transfer application by the April 15 at 5:00pm deadline.  After you have submitted your application, review the what's next page for more information.


Additional Questions?

It is important to read all of the internal transfer resource pages to understand the process.  If you have questions, please consult the FAQ page.  If the resource and FAQ pages do not answer your questions, please email the college at cns.internal.transfer@austin.utexas.edu.