Workshop & Event Information

 

The Transfer Center offers over 100 workshops and events throughout the semester in the areas of:

  • Transfer Planning
  • Application Assistance
  • University Events and Visits
  • Special Events
  • October Calendar - print version

Transfer Planning Workshops

Small, hands-on group sessions cover admissions requirements to your target universities and how you can best prepare yourself. In addition, you will obtain information on creating an educational plan for transfer.

Transfer Admission Guarantees (TAGs) as well as, admissions requirements, processes, and deadlines will be discussed. The small group format allows you to ask questions and receive answers promptly as well as give you the tools to obtain additional information.

Call or come by the Transfer Center to sign up for any of the planning groups below. All workshops are located in the Transfer Center, room I4-306 unless otherwise noted.


► UC TAG

The UC Transfer Admissions Guarantee (TAG) submission deadline was September 30th for Fall 2015. General information on UC TAG can be obtained online and in the UC General Transfer Workshop.  Check back in the spring for Fall 2016 TAG workshops.


► UCSD University Link Program

Learn about this special transfer Guarantee program to UCSD.  Available to students in their first year of college, Veterans and Foster Youth.

  • 9/10 from 11:00-12:00
  • 9/17 from 10:00-11:00
  • 9/23 from 3:30-4:30
  • 10/1 from 2:00-3:00
  • 10/16 from 2:30-3:30
  • 10/23 from 2:00-3:00
  • 10/29 from 2:00-3:00
  • 11/6 from 12:00-1:00
  • 11/12 from 10:00-11:00
  • 11/20 from 2:00-3:00
  • 12/4 from 2:30-3:30
  • 12/8 from 1:30-2:30
  • 12/18 from 11:00-12:00

► UCSD Transfer

Learn about general transfer to University California San Diego (UCSD).  A must attend for anyone interested in transferring to UCSD.

  • 9/5 from 10:00-11:00
  • 9/16 from 2:00-3:00
  • 9/26 from 10:00-11:00
  • 9/30 from 3:00-4:00
  • 10/9 from 4:30-5:30
  • 10/21 from 2:00-3:00
  • 10/28 from 3:00-4:00
  • 11/5 from 2:00-3:00
  • 11/19 from 10:00-11:00
  • 12/5 from 10:00-11:00
  • 12/9 from 11:00-12:00
  • 12/18 from 2:00-3:00

► SDSU Transfer

Learn about transfer to San Diego State University (SDSU), including the transfer guarantee program and the associate degree with a guarantee.  A must attend for anyone interesting in transferring to SDSU.

  • 9/11 from 4:30-5:30
  • 9/18 from 2:30-3:30
  • 9/26 from 1:00-2:00
  • 9/30 from 1:00-2:00
  • 10/14 from 11:00-12:00
  • 10/17 from 11:00-12:00
  • 10/20 from 2:00-3:00
  • 10/24 from 1:00-2:00
  • 10/30 from 12:00-1:00
  • 11/4 from 1:00-2:00
  • 11/13 from 3:00-4:00
  • 11/17 from 11:00-12:00
  • 11/21 from 1:00-2:00
  • 12/3 from 10:00-11:00
  • 12/11 from 4:00-5:00
  • 12/15 from 11:00-12:00

► General UC Transfer

Learn about transferring to the University of California (UC) system.

  • 9/16 from 11:00-12:00
  • 9/24 from 3:00-4:00
  • 10/1 from 11:00-12:00
  • 10/15 from 11:00-12:00
  • 10/21 from 11:00-12:00
  • 10/31 from 11:00-12:00
  • 11/4 from 10:30-11:30
  • 11/14 from 11:00-12:00
  • 11/18 from 11:00-12:00
  • 12/5 from 1:00-2:00
  • 12/10 from 10:00-11:00
  • 12/16 from 1:00-2:00

► General CSU Transfer

Learn about transferring to the California State University (CSU) system.  This workshop includes information on the Associate Degree for Transfer.    

  • 9/19 from 10:00-11:00
  • 9/30 from 10:30-11:30
  • 10/14 from 2:00-3:00
  • 11/14 from 1:00-2:00
  • 12/3 11:30-12:30
  • 12/12 from 1:00-2:00
  • 12/17 from 11:00-12:00

 

Application Assistance

 

You may complete your UC or CSU online application.  Help is available on a walk-in basis or in workshops.  Learn how to properly complete a UC or CSU application. We review the information you need to gather to prepare your application, explain what the questions mean, and answer your questions about the application and transfer process. You can come into the center any time to apply online.


UC Application  - Walk-in to the Transfer Center to receive assistance with your application.

Application Workshop:  Bring your laptop and work on your UC application with a representative from UC Santa Barbara.


CSU Application - Walk-in to the Transfer Center to receive assistance with your application.

  • Monday - 10/27 from 11:00 - 12:00 pm in MS-101 (Presented by an SDSU representative)
  • Friday - 10/31 from 1:30 - 2:30 in the Transfer Center (Registration required)
  • Friday - 10/7 from 10:00 - 11:00 in the Transfer Center (Registration required)
  • Monday - 11/10 from 110:00 - 12:00 pm in H-117  (Presented by an SDSU representative)
  • Need help right now - view a "how to video"

► The Common Application

Transfer Center workshop are currently not available.  However, this online tutorial is available.


SDSU Supplemental Application Workshops - Check back in December for dates.

Appeals Workshops - These workshops will be back in Spring of 2015  

Have you been denied transfer.  You might be eligible to appeal the decision.  Come to a workshop to find out if and how to appeal.


University Events and Visits

The Transfer Center is pleased to host special workshops and visits from University Representatives.  Online transfer events are also available.

Fall University Representative Visits

Alliant University

  • 9/8 from 10:00-1:00
  • 9/29 from 10:00-1:00
  • 10/2 from 4:00-6:00
  • 10/15 from 10:00-1:00
  • 10/30 from 10:00-1:00
  • 11/18 from 10:00-1:00
  • 12/4 from 10:00-1:00

Azusa Pacific University

  • 9/15 from 10:00-1:00​
  • 11/17 from 10:00-1:00

Brandman University

  • 9/17 from 4:00-7:00
  • 9/29 from 10:00-1:00
  • 10/14 from 4:00-7:00
  • 10/29 from 10:00-1:00
  • 11/11 from 10:00-1:00

Devry University

  • 10/16 from 2:00-5:00
  • 11/13 from 1:00-4:00

Grand Canyon University

  • 9/24 from 11:00-1:00
  • 10/8 from 11:00-1:00
  • 10/22 from 11:00-1:00
  • 11/12 from 11:00-1:00
  • 12/3 from 11:00-1:00

Jacksonville University

  • 10/21 from 10:00-1:00

New School of Arch & Design

  • 9/8 from 11:00-1:00
  • 11/12 from 11:00-1:00
  • 12/3 from 11:00-1:00

 

University of Colorado Boulder

  • 10/23 from 11:00-1:00
  • 11/20 from 9:00-10:15 am (This University of Colorado Boulder representative will be located in the Transfer Center- I4-306. Come by for any questions or information on the school!)

Sacramento State University

  • 10/30 from 11:00-1:00

 

 

Universidad Xochicalco

  • 9/10 from 10:00-1:00
  • 10/2 from 10:00-1:00
  • 10/22 from 10:00-1:00
  • 11/4 from 10:00-1:00

UC Merced

  • 11/4 from 1:00 - 5:00* Walk-in appointments in the Transfer Center\

 

Western New England University

  • 10/15 from 10:30-1:00

 

 

 

            And more to come...


SDSU Events

Application Workshops

  • Monday - 10-27 from 11:00 - 12:00 pm in MS-101
  • Monday - 11/10 from 110:00 - 12:00 pm in H-117

Representative Appointments - Sign Up Required - Contact the Transfer Center

  • Monday - 10-27 from 12:00 - 2:00
  • Monday - 11/10 from 120:00 - 2:00

Walk In Questions in the Transfer Center

  • Wednesday - 10-22 from 1:00 - 3:00

UCSD Events

UCSD representative by appointment only. Come sign-up in the Transfer Center I4-306.

  • Wednesday- 9/24 from 8:30-3:00 pm
  • Tuesday- 10/7 from 1:00-3:00 pm
  • Monday- 10/27 from 9:00-3:30 pm
  • Tuesday- 11/4 from 9:00-3:00 pm
  • Tuesday- 11/18 from 9:00-3:00 pm

 
UC San Barbara

►UC Merced

  • Tuesday, 11/4 from 1:00 - 5:00 Appointments with the UC Merced representatives - walk-in welcome!


Virtual College Fairs

 CollegeWeekLive is the leading FREE Online College Fair and admissions event website. . Students that are interested in transferring can connect to admissions reps from 250+ colleges and see current college student video webcasting about campus life. Admissions experts will be presenting live via video. Scholarships and special promotions are available to students who login to attend CollegeWeekLive events.

Visit www.collegeweeklive.com and register for free.


 

 
Annual Transfer Day

Mesa College's Annual Transfer Day was held on Tuesday, October 7th.  .See who attended

 

 

 

 

San Diego Mesa College Transfer Center | Room I4-306 | 619-388-2473 | MesaTransfer@sdccd.edu 

Application Assistance

 

You may complete your UC or CSU online application.  Help is available on a walk-in basis or in workshops.  Learn how to properly complete a UC or CSU application. We review the information you need to gather to prepare your application, explain what the questions mean, and answer your questions about the application and transfer process. You can come into the center any time to apply online.


►UC Application Workshops

Need help right now - view a "how to video"


►CSU Application Workshops

Need help right now - view a "how to video"


► The Common Application

Transfer Center workshop are currently not available.  However, this online tutorial is available.


►SDSU Supplemental Application Workshops

San Diego State University requires a supplemental application from all applicants.  Failure to complete the supplemental application automatically results in a denial of admission.

  • Monday - February 3rd from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Sign up for this workshop in the Transfer Center


►Appeals Workshops

Have you been denied transfer.  You might be eligible to appeal the decision.  Come to a workshop to find out if and how to appeal.

March

3/6 from 1:00 - 2:00

3/12 from 3:30 - 4:30

3/19 from 4:00 - 5:00

April

4/7 from 1:00 - 2:00

4/17 from 11:00 - 12:00

4/22 from 12:00 - 1:00