When a student attending another institution in the U.S. is admitted to Midwestern State University:
  • The student should have received a letter of admission from the Office of Admissions or McAda Graduate School.
  • A Transfer information form letter must be completed by the student and a Designated School Official (DSO) at the previous institution.
  • This completed form should be returned dso@msutexas.edu .
  • Only a F-1 student in "Active" status should work with the previous institution to set a SEVIS Transfer Release date.
  • This transfer to Midwestern State University must be processed within 15 days of the beginning of classes. 
 A Form I-20 will not be issued to an incoming Transfer Student until:


Current MSU Texas global scholars who wish to transfer to another university in the U.S.:
  • Must forward an acceptance letter to dso@msutexas.edu from the institution the student wishes to transfer to, specify the date of SEVIS record release and provide the SEVIS school code of the transfer institution;
  • Clear all outstanding balances with the university (transcripts will be held for any outstanding balances);
  • Check information pertinent to withdrawals, drops and invalidation if you have registered for an upcoming semester on the Student Life website.