Transfer Student

To start the process of applying for the Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship (TELS) also known as the HOPE Scholarship, all transfer students to Southwest must:

  1. Complete an online admissions application for admission to Southwest.
  2. Request an official high school transcript with ACT® scores be sent from your high school to Southwest at the following address:
Southwest Tennessee Community College
Admissions and Records
P.O. Box 780
Memphis, TN 38101-0780
  1. Complete the Federal Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA). If you have already completed the FAFSA but did not include Southwest as a listed school, follow the directions at Adding Southwest to Your FAFSA for TSAC Payments.
  2. Request official transcripts from all Colleges previously attended be sent to:
Southwest Tennessee Community College
Admissions and Records
P.O. Box 780
Memphis, TN 38101-0780
  1. Enroll in at least six (6) credit hours

For more information email the Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship (TELS) office or call 901-333-4262.

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