Criteria for Admission

Smart Transfer is a challenging program that requires great dedication on the part of its students and their families. Expectations for students to be successful in this program are as follow:

  • Complete 60 credit hours of college-level courses
  • Participate in MANDATORY 6-week summer college courses
  • Participate in all Smart Transfer programming during the school year, including, but not limited to:
    • MANDATORY orientation
    • Student/parent/guardian meetings
    • Weekly after school sessions
    • Monthly social/educational/recreational activities
    • Community Service/Volunteering
    • Meetings with SUNY Schenectady advisors
  • Attend courses on the campus of SUNY Schenectady during their junior and senior years

How to Apply

For consideration, students must complete and/or submit the following:

  • Application
  • Admissions essay
  • Recommendations
  • Parental consent
  • Family interview

Smart Transfer application for 2020.