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Transfer Applicants

Applications are open for Fall 2020.

Each year Make School welcomes exceptional transfer students from institutions around the country who are looking to dive deep into the practical study of computer science. We appreciate the ways in which transfer students add to the fabric of diverse backgrounds at Make School with their unique perspectives.

Submit the online application
The first step is to complete the online application by the deadlines listed below. There is no fee to submit an application.

Important Dates

Fall 2020 Start

November 10, 2019

Early Action Application Deadline
Admissions Decision by mid-December

January 5, 2020

Regular Action Application Deadline
Admissions Decision by mid-March

March 24, 2020

Transfer Student Application Deadline
Admissions Decision by the end of April

April, 2020

Preview Weekend
More information will be available in early 2020

June 1, 2020

Deadline for admitted transfer students to inform Make School of their enrollment decision

Supplemental Information

While the selection process is not focused on GPAs and test scores, we are only able to give an admissions decision once the required supplemental information has been received.

You are not required to submit these documents by the deadlines listed above, however, you should submit them promptly after submitting the online written application to avoid delays.

What

How to submit

Official high school transcripts
Official high school transcripts are required if you are currently completing high school, or you have graduated and have less than 24 college-level transfer credits.

What counts as an official transcript? An official transcript is a transcript that is EITHER signed, dated, and mailed in a sealed envelope, has never been opened, and comes directly from your High School OR is emailed to our team digitally by your high school with a signature and date.
Digitally: Submit to apply@makeschool.com. We accept transcripts through electronic delivery services such as Parchment and Naviance.

By mail: They can be mailed in a signed and sealed envelope. Our mailing address is:

Make School Admissions
555 Post St
San Francisco, CA 94102

Official college and university transcripts
Official college and university transcripts are required for all institutions where coursework has been taken.
Digitally: Submit to apply@makeschool.com. We accept transcripts through electronic delivery services such as Parchment and Naviance.

By mail: They can be mailed in a signed and sealed envelope. Our mailing address is:

Make School Admissions
555 Post St
San Francisco, CA 94102

Standardized Testing
It is optional to submit official ACT or SAT test scores.
You can request the testing agency to forward a score report to Make School using our college code numbers:

ACT code: 7957
SAT code: 7604


Alternatively, you can ask your counselor to include your test scores on your official high school transcript.

RAMP

Depending on your existing programming experience, you may be asked to complete Ramp.

Ramp is a free coding program designed to prepare students for success at Make School. There are both in-person and online options for completing Ramp. You will learn more about the program during the admissions process.

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