Chemeketa Students

Transferring to Chemeketa

As a student transferring to Chemeketa, you must take the following steps:

  1. 1. Submit your International student application »
  2. 2. Submit Transfer Form
    Applications submitted before the deadline are processed within a week. As a transfer student you will need to submit the Transfer Form which is page 5 in the application.
  3. 3. Submit Documentation
    Submit the appropriate documentation based on your situation. To determine which documents we need you to submit, please refer to the list provided on the application.
  4. 4. Review Process
    Once we have received your documents we will review them and provide you an admission answer within a week of receiving your completed documents.
  5. 5. Issuing Acceptance Letter
    We will issue your Acceptance letter so that you can present that letter to your advisor at your current school.
  6. 6. Issuing I-20
    Once your advisor has received the Acceptance letter they will be able to release your SEVIS record to Chemeketa so that we can prepare your new I-20. Please keep in mind that, unless you are travelling outside of the U.S., we will be providing you with your new I-20 during the Mandatory Orientation days.

If interested in transferring credits to Chemeketa please see this Link »

Transferring Credits to Chemeketa

International Credits

Your transcripts must first be evaluated by a company in the U.S. We recommend the Academic Credentials Evaluation Institute, Inc. (ACEI). Their address is below. Students need to obtain three official copies of their transcript. Two copies need to be sent to ACEI and one copy to Chemeketa.

  • Academic Credentials Evaluation, Inc.
  • 280 South Beverly Drive, Suite 312
  • Beverly Hills, CA 90212
  • Telephone: 1.310.275.3530
  • Fax: 1.310.275.3528
  • www.acei1.com
  • After you receive the application, fill it out and request a course-by-course evaluation. The cost for a course-by-course evaluation is included in the application material. Be sure to include the fee for this service. Allow one month for the company to complete the evaluation. Request that the company send the results and your transcripts to:

  • Chemeketa Community College
  • Admissions Office
  • P.O. Box 14007
  • Salem, OR 97309-7070
  • Telephone: 503.399.6589
  • Fax: 503.399.3918
  • Complete a Chemeketa Request for Evaluation of Previous Credits form. This form is available from the Chemeketa Admissions or Counseling and Career Services Office. Allow at least 4 to 6 weeks for the Admissions Office to evaluate your transcripts. There is no fee for this evaluation by Chemeketa.

    United States Credits

  • Send official, sealed U.S. transcripts to Chemeketa's Admissions Office at the following address:
  • Chemeketa Community College
  • Admissions Office
  • P.O. Box 14007
  • Salem, OR 97309-7070
  • Telephone: 503.399.6589
  • Fax: 503.399.3918
  • After the transcripts are received, you need to complete a Chemeketa Request for Evaluation of Previous Credits form. Allow at least 4 to 6 weeks for the Admissions Office to evaluate your transcripts. There is no fee for this service.