Princeton offers admission to 13 students in reinstated transfer program

Students walking on campus -  Photo by Denise Applewhite, Office of Communications
Photo by Denise Applewhite, the Office of Communications
Article by Michael Hotchkiss, the Office of Communications

Princeton University has offered admission to 13 transfer students for entry in fall 2018, the first transfer admissions since the University reinstated its transfer program. The renewed program is aimed at especially encouraging applicants from low-income, military or community college backgrounds.

“We are delighted to have reinstituted the transfer process this year, and we are especially pleased with the quality of the admitted transfer students,” Dean of Admission Janet Lavin Rapelye said. “The committee was impressed with their intellectual curiosity, leadership, maturity and diverse perspectives, which they will bring to our campus, and we look forward to meeting them.”

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