Transfer Application Process

Transfer Application Process

Congratulations on being one step closer to transferring to a four-year institution. Below are some helpful transfer tips.

  1. Sign up for a Transfer Plan appointment in the Counseling Department, Room SC201
  2. Meet with a counselor to discuss your transfer eligibility as early as possible before the filing period. Generally, you apply for transfer one year prior to transferring.
  3. Discuss Transfer Admission Agreement/Guarantee options with your counselor.
  4. Attend an application workshop in the Career/Transfer Center. Check the calendar for a listing of workshops.
  5. Apply online at the links below by the established deadline. We recommend that you apply to more than one campus to keep your options open. If your college is not listed in one of these links, please check with each individual campus website to learn more about the application process.
  6. Check your email account regularly for correspondence from your transfer institution(s).
  7. Submit or complete any required documentation as requested by the transfer institution(s). Always note the required deadlines.
  8. Be aware of important deadlines such as transcripts, fees, orientation, advising, etc…

Online Application Links

Transfer Planning Resources

Below are some excellent resources for Transfer Planning. It is important to meet with a counselor to discuss transfer options as transfer admission requirements may vary from one campus to the other.


Transfer Preparation

Major/Career Preparation

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