University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

UMASS Dartmouth


Our offer of admission is based on your enrollment at North Seattle College and to fulfill the requirement for you to transfer to UMass Dartmouth, you must:

  1. Complete an approved transferable associate’s degree at North Seattle College.
  2. Submit an approved form of proof of English proficiency, e.g., official TOEFL score of 550 (pBT), 79 (iBT), or a minimum IELTS score of 6.5.  (Students who have completed ENG 101 & ENG 102 with a grade of C or better will have met the English proficiency requirements and will not need to submit proof of English proficiency.)
  3. Earn a minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average on transferrable credit from all previous institutions.  Please note that Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, and Medical Laboratory Science majors require a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7.  Students with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher qualify to receive a merit scholarship. 
  4. Submit a complete International Application with official copies of all transcripts at
  5. Adhere to the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth’s deadlines for application and document submission, and admission policies.
  6. Upon full admission, submit all required documents for F-1 student status and SEVIS transfer.

Please note admission into a specific academic program is not guaranteed and is dependent on specific program admission requirements and capacity.  For additional information, please contact by email or by phone at the Admissions Office - 508-999-8605.


Office of Admissions
285 Old Westport Road
Dartmouth, MA 02747
Tel: (508) 999-8605