A transient student is one who is already enrolled at UNF and temporarily enrolls at another institution to transfer credits back.
Before pursuing transient enrollment at another institution, students must obtain approval from their UNF academic advising office, UNF Registrar's office, UNF Financial Aid office (if student indicates that they will be receiving aid) and the transient school online by submitting a transient form via www.floridashines.org.
Concurrent enrollment / transient student status is limited to 7 semester hours for lower division students.
Exceptions to the above policy will be made for:
a. Login to the myWings student portalb. Select the Student tabc. Select Student Self Services from the My Records channeld. Select Student Records from the Student Services menue. Select FloridaShines PIN Management from the Student Records menuf. Enter your new PIN and select Update
a. Go to www.floridashines.orgb. Hover over the Succeed in College iconc. Select Take a Course at Another Schoold. Read the Transient Student Admission Application instructions and select start or check the status of your Transient Student Admission Application nowe. Select UNF as your Home Institutionf. Enter your UNF Student ID Number and PIN. Select Continue.
a. Read the Transient Student Admission Application introduction before selecting Nextb. Select the UNF college of your major from the drop-down list of schools or colleges and then select Next. If you are a freshman or a sophomore with an exploratory major, please select ACE as your college of choice. Honors students under 60 credits must submit the form to the Honors program.c. Complete the Transient Student Admission Applicationd. Answer two Financial Aid questions: • Have you been approved to receive financial aid and do you intend to use it for the requested course(s)? • Do you want to proceed with the Transient Student Admission Application if you or any of the requested coursesare not approved for financial aid? • The answers to these questions cannot be changed once the application has been submitted. You will need tosubmit a new application to make corrections or changes.e. Once complete, the application will be routed to: • Your UNF advisor for review and approval • The UNF Registrar’s Office • The Office of Student Financial Aid (if requested) • The Host Institution you have requested to attend
a. Log back into your FloridaShines Applicationb. Check for Academic Advisor Authorization, signature from the college and datec. Check for Registrar Certification, with signature and dated. Check for Financial Aid Authorization, if requested, with signature and datee. Check for certification from Host Institution Registrarf. Check for Admissions Authorization from the Host InstitutionYou will receive email updates as it is approved by each department.
No. After your transient form has been approved, you will still need to:
Download PDF Version of the FloridaShines Transient Form Process
What do I do after I complete the course?
All students must order an Official Transcript once the course(s) have been completed.
Send the official transcript to:
University of North Florida Office of Admissions 1 UNF Drive Jacksonville, FL 32224
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