Transient Guest Student

Interested in taking classes at AUM for a semester and transferring them back to your home institution?  AUM has a great selection of classes, both online and on campus, to help you make efficient progress towards your degree.

If you are a current AUM student looking to take a class at another institution, please see your advisor for the appropriate form.

Important Dates for Fall 2017

Important Dates for Spring 2018

  • The deadline for transient students to apply for Spring 2018 is December 29, 2017.
  • Fall classes begin January 8, 2018.
  • Transient Student online registration is on December 1, 2017 from 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m. only.  After that time, you should contact the Office of the Registrar at 334-244-3125 or records@aum.edu or fill out the manual class registration form.

How to Apply For Transient Admission

  1. Fill out a streamlined transient application. There is no application fee. 
  2. Provide AUM with one of the following:
    • High School Transcript (can be unofficial) & ACT Score
    • Proof of admission to a post-secondary institution
  3. Mail your document(s) to:
    Auburn University at Montgomery
    Office of Admissions
    PO Box 244023
    Montgomery, Alabama 36124 
  1. Fill out a streamlined transient application. There is no application fee. 
  2. Provide AUM with one of the following:
    • High School Transcript (can be unofficial) & ACT Score
    • Proof of admission to a post-secondary institution
    • College Transcript (can be unofficial) 
    • Transient authorization form from your current college or university (NOTE:  if you are currently seeking a degree at another institution, it is recommended that you speak with your advisor to determine any requirements at your home institution.)
  3. Mail your document(s) to:
    Auburn University at Montgomery
    Office of Admissions
    PO Box 244023
    Montgomery, Alabama 36124 

If you have already applied to AUM and plan on attending in a different semester, please update your anticipated entry term on your application by completing the Application Update Form or contact our Office of Admissions at admissions@aum.edu or 334-244-3615.

What to expect after you complete your paperwork

After your information is received, you should expect a letter notifying you of your admission. That letter will include your login information to register for your class(es).  Here's how to register for classes:

  1. Visit MyAUM (my.aum.edu) and select “First Time Users”. To login, you will need your student ID number and primary PIN number from your letter.
  2. Once you are in MyAUM, select “Webster Registration System” from the left side navigation. The registration PIN number required to register your course(s) can be found in your letter.  
  3. Register for your course(s) by following the Webster Registration step-by-step instructions.

Missed transient registration?  No worries!  Register for class by filling out this form.


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes!  A streamlined application for transient students is available at www.aum.edu/apply.  Make sure you select “Transient Application”.

In addition to filling out an application, transient students will need to include one of the following:  1) high school transcripts showing completion 2) proof of admission to an institution of higher education 3) a college transcript (can be unofficial) or 4) a transient authorization form or letter of good standing from their current institution (usually from your advisor or registrar’s office).

It is important that you meet with your advisor at your home institution (the college/university that you intend to graduate from) to determine the class that is right for you. 

Transient students typically are coming to AUM to take class(es) for one semester and transferring those credits back to their “home” institution (the college/university that they plan to graduate from). Transfer students permanently leave their current institution with the goal of finishing their degree at AUM and graduating from AUM.

Current AUM students who would like to take a class at another institution should meet with their advisor to complete a Transient Student Form (available from your advisor) and then follow the application process for transient students at the location where they will be attending.

All class offerings can be viewed on our Dynamic Schedule available at: https://senator.aum.edu/prod/bwckschd.p_disp_dyn_sched. Finding the class you want is easy. Simply select the desired term and enter one or more subject areas. Searches can be further narrowed by using the available filters including schedule type (e.g. lecture, internet, hybrid), preferred days/times, part of term, and instructors.

Questions?

Contact the Office of Admissions at 334-244-3615 or admissions@aum.edu.