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Transfer Student Milestones
Transfer Student Milestones by Units Completed
15-30 Transferable Units
Choose your major.
Identify top 3-4 transfer colleges/universities of your choice.
Update your SEP with the major preparation coursework required for your colleges/universities
of your choice.
Attend college outreach events and meet with
college/university admissions representatives in the University Transfer Center. Work with a counselor to create a transfer timeline that will prepare you for admission
Familiarize yourself with the
Western Undergraduate Exchange Update your resume and begin participating in major specific internships, volunteering,
or leadership activities.
Many private and out of state college/university options are available for transfer
students beginning at 24-30 transferable units. Discuss this option with a counselor
if you are interested.
UC TAG Matrix Create
UC Transfer Admission Planner 30-45 Transferable Units
45-60 Transferable Units
Deadlines are of utmost importance during this period!
Notify campuses directly of any changes to your spring schedule.
The CSU system "Golden 4" courses must be completed by the Spring term for Fall transfer.
Send official transcripts to all colleges/universities requesting them. See
Admissions and Records. Transfer Academic Updates with Fall grades are required for the UC and CSU systems
Scholarships Request letters of recommendation.
Petition to receive an
Associate Degree for Transfer. Students transferring to the CSU System in the Fall must complete all degree requirements
by the prior spring. Students transferring to the CSU system in the Spring must complete
all degree requirements by the prior Summer. Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) is due May 1 for CSU system schools and June
1 for UC system schools.
Submit college/university housing forms and attend transfer student orientations.