Guaranteed Program for Admission – Washington

Designed for Washington community college students, the Guaranteed Program for Admission helps you stay focused on earning your undergraduate degree and plan for a smooth transfer to ASU.

Learn about the program

ASU partners with the following community colleges in Washington

Bellevue College
Cascadia College
Centralia College
Edmonds Community College

Green River College
Highline College
Lower Columbia College 
North Seattle College

Olympic College
Peninsula College
Pierce College
Seattle Central College

Shoreline Community College
South Seattle College
Tacoma Community College
Whatcom Community College


Attending a community college not on this list?

Transferring to ASU is still possible. Learn how and when to apply for transfer admission, application steps, and important upcoming dates.

Guaranteed Admission Requirements

General university admission is guaranteed upon successfully meeting the following conditions:*

  • completion of at least 36 transferable quarter credits (24 semester credits) with a minimum cumulative transfer GPA of 3.00 (4.00=“A”), plus a final high school transcript or GED

or

  • GED or a transfer associate degree, which equals at least 90 transferable quarter credits (60 semester credits) with a minimum cumulative transfer GPA of 2.50

You will also need to submit an Arizona State University admission application, including any additional documents required, such as official college transcripts.

*Some ASU colleges and schools have additional or higher requirements for admission into their programs.

Next step: Build a Transfer Map and sign up for the Guaranteed Program for Admission

The Guaranteed Program for Admission helps you plan and complete your community college coursework to meet the lower-division course requirements for your ASU major. When you complete the program, you’ll be on track to earn your bachelor’s degree. Use the Transfer Map search to select your transfer college and ASU major, the results of which will outline all of the courses to take prior to transfer. Once you have the desired combination, sign up to receive all of the Guaranteed Program for Admission benefits.

To be eligible for the Guaranteed Admissions Program benefits such as guaranteed admission into ASU and your major, you’ll need to complete the following steps:

  1. Build your Transfer Map. Visit the Transfer Guide to build your Transfer Map. Enter your desired ASU major and current college information to outline the courses you can complete prior to transferring.
  2. Create Transfer Guide Account. Next, create a Transfer Guide account so that you may save your Transfer Map and refer to it later.
  3. Complete Agreement Form. After you receive an email confirming account creation, you will complete the transfer pathway agreement form in the Transfer Guide. This step will make you eligible to receive the benefits of the program.
  4. Stay Connected to ASU. After completing the agreement form, you’ll receive an email confirmation. Watch for communications from ASU to keep you connected to the university as you complete your community college coursework. Continue referring to your Transfer Map to ensure you’re taking the right classes to transfer to your ASU degree.

Build a Transfer Map