Transfer Student

Students currently attending another U.S. institution on an F-1 visa who wish to transfer to Mercer University must complete the following steps:

  1. APPLY TO MERCER UNIVERSITY AND RECEIVE YOUR ACCEPTANCE LETTER.

    Submit all of the items below to eli@mercer.edu  

    1. ELI APPLICATION
      1. Online or paper copy
    2. BANK STATEMENT
      • It must show that you, or your sponsor, have at least $13,767 USD to support you during your studies at Mercer.
      • The statement must be in English.
    3. TRANSCRIPTS
      • Obtain transcripts of the last school you attended (this could be high school or university).
      • The transcripts must be in English.
    4. PASSPORT
      • Submit a copy of the biographical page of your passport.
    5. PAY APPLICATION FEE
  2. FILL OUT THIS Transfer-In Form
    • Give it to your International Student Advisor at your current school. They will then send it to Mercer’s ELI.
  3. WE ISSUE YOU A NEW I-20
    • After you have been accepted and we receive the form from your current school, we will be able to issue you a new Form I-20.