Transfer Students

(Incoming 10th and 11th Graders)

FAU High admissions selections are based on the competitiveness of Early and Regular Applicants, with acceptances offered to the most competitive candidates based on the following criteria:

Download the FAU High School Admission Checklist

Recommended Criteria for Admissions Consideration

Un-weighted GPA: 3.8 (minimum)


High School Math Courses

Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II. ALL COURSES successfully completed with A or B grade.


Next Generation AccuPlacer College Readiness Test:

Required Next Generation AccuPlacer Test (minimum for admissions consideration):

Reading 280 (out of 300)
Writing 280 (out of 300)
Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics (QAS) 280 (out of 300)
WritePlacer (may only be taken once) 4 (out of 8)


The Admissions team does not encourage multiple retakes of the AccuPlacer. We will accept two score reports.


Accuplacer College Readiness Test: (minimum)

Reading Comprehension 100 (out of 120)
Sentence Skills 100 (out of 120)
Elementary Algebra 100 (out of 120)
WritePlacer 4 (out of 8)


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A non-expired Photo ID is required of the test taker and must be presented prior to testing. You cannot take the test without proper identification. Acceptable forms include:
  • Current Driver's License
  • State Approved ID
  • Current Passport
  • Current Federal ID Card
  • Tribal ID Card


School Based Standardized Tests: (minimum)

FSA Reading Level 4
FSA Mathematics Level 4
Florida End of Course (EOC) Assessments Level 4


 Students without Florida Assessment Scores should submit other school based standardized test scores (e.g. Stanford 10, Iowa Test of Basic Skills, TerraNova)


*If the applicant is selected, an interview will be required by the Admissions Team.