Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions 2016-12-11T05:35:47+00:00

What if I’ve taken college classes?

Ferrum College will accept transfer credit from other regionally accredited institutions. See Dual Enrollment Credit for more details.

When will I receive a decision?

You will receive an enrollment decision within a week to ten (10) days after the Ferrum College Admissions Office has received your completed application, transcript, and SAT/ACT scores.

I will need financial aid. How do I apply?

After October 1st, you and your parents will need to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The financial aid office will send you a financial aid award letter.

Who should I call if I have questions?

Please don’t hesitate to contact the Ferrum College Admissions Office by phone at 800-868-9797, option 1, or by e-mail at

How do I schedule a visit?

Check out our Visit Us page to learn more about our visit opportunities. We look forward to having you on campus!