est of English As A Foreign Language (TOEFL): Standardized test designed to determine an applicant’s ability to benefit from instruction in English.

Transfer Student: A student entering the institution for the first time but known to have previously, attended a post-secondary institution at the same level (e.g., undergraduate, graduate, first professional) (Source IPEDS). A student who was dual-enrolled at a college or university while still enrolled in high school should not be coded as a transfer student, but as a first-time freshman. See First-Time Freshman #2.

Trimester: An academic year consisting of 3 terms of about 15 weeks each.

Tuition: Amount of money charged to students for instructional services. Tuition may be charged per term, per course, or per credit. Refund policy applicable.