Students who attend another college or university may take classes at Texas Tech and transfer them back to their home institution.


The admission deadlines for summer transient students are the same as for all transfer students.

Required documents

  • Complete ApplyTexas application at
  • Under Application Type, choose Transient.
  • $60 non-refundable application fee or qualifying fee waiver documentation.
  • A letter of good standing from the last institution attended can substitute for a transcript in the application package.
  • If the transcript service you use is requesting an email address to deliver your document to Texas Tech, please have it sent to:

If you wish to enter Texas Tech as a degree seeking student, please re-apply with the transfer application.

Mailing Address

Undergraduate Admissions
Box 45005
Lubbock, TX 79409-5005

Note: Mail all official documents, including official transcripts, essays and letters of recommendation to the above address. Please include the student’s full name and date of birth on all correspondence.