Transient Admission

Undergraduate Admissions

Students pursuing degrees at other colleges and universities who wish to take courses at The University of Texas at Tyler may be admitted as a transient student. If you are not a current student at another college or university, you are not eligible for transient admission at UT Tyler. A transient application is valid for one year.

Transient students remain on a transient hold while at UT Tyler.

A transient student who later wishes to be admitted to The University of Texas at Tyler on a regular basis must apply for admission as a transfer or graduate student and meet all admission requirements. Students who are admitted are immediately subject to the UT Tyler's academic regulations.


Submit a completed transient application for admission.

Application Fee

A non-refundable $60 application fee is required for U.S. citizens and permanent residents. A non-refundable $75 international application fee is required for all non-U.S. citizens. Applications will not be processed without the application fee.

Transient Approval Form

Complete the entire transient approval form. Incomplete forms cannot be processed. Contact Undergraduate Admissions, 903.566.7203 or to verify receipt of form and/ or course registration.


If the course you desire to take has prerequisites, you must supply a copy of an official transcript showing where you have met the requirements. Check the UT Tyler Catalog for prerequisites.