Transfer Planner

Preparing to Transfer to a Four-Year University

First Steps
  • Complete an orientation
  • Meet with a counselor to explore your transfer options
  • Identify a major
  • Identify your GE pattern (IGETC or CSU GE)
  • For UC & CSU transfers, visit for the courses required for your major
  • For private & out-of-state universities, refer to their website for GE and major course requirements

  • Research the colleges & universities you are considering transferring to
    • Visit each institution’s website for their transfer requirements
  • Create an educational plan with a counselor
  • Attend Transfer Day in Fall semester
  • Visit university campuses you are interested in attending
    • Many universities offer online booking for tours
  • Visit the “Calendar” tab on the Transfer Center’s website to learn about transfer events on campus, including:
    • Transfer workshops
    • Campus tours to four-year institutions
    • University representative visits to our campus (for appointments or presentations)


Visit the Transfer Center on the 2nd floor of the Student Services Center.

Last Updated 6/6/23