Transfer Center Coordinator
Leroy Johnson

Supervisor, Transfer Center | Evaluations | Career Center
Claudia Estrada-Howell

Transfer Counselors
Mary Garcia                  Cynthia Cordova

Senior Student Service Assistant
Gity Nematollahi

Location: I4-306
Phone: 619-388-2473
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00am - 6:00pm Friday, 8:00am - 3:00pm

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San Diego Mesa College Transfer Center
Transfer Center

Student Services
Transfer Center

Transfer Center Mission

The Transfer Center is the focal point of transfer activities on campus. The Transfer Center serves as a resource center for students to become experts of their transfer goals and to successfully transfer.

*We now have drop-in transfer counseling on most Fridays. Please make sure you have an application on file. Call 619-388-2473 for drop-in times and any questions you might have. 

UC and CSU Application Updates

University of California Transfer Application Update period Now open
Transfer students have until Jan. 31 to log in to their application and update fall term grades and planned courses for spring semester (or winter/spring quarters). Students who received a grade lower than a C in a course in the fall term are encouraged to explain the reason in the comment section.
All students, even if they do not have courses in-progress or planned, must complete the Transfer Academic Update.

San Diego State University Fall 2017 supplemental Application is going to be accessible in your SDSU WebPortal account under the Admission Status menu option, Januray 3, 2017 through Januray 23, 2017. The Transfer Supplemental Application Tutorial is now live and available online. Please visit the Transfer Center to receive assistance with your supplemental application. Please call the office at (619)388-2473 to sign up for the SDSU Supplumental Application workshop on Januray 12, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. 

Upcoming Events


Bus Trips

You are invited to take a bus trip with Mesa College to attend the 18th Annual Black College Expo in Los Angeles Convention Center on Saturday, February 11th from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.. Space is limited. To sign up come to the Transfer Center as soon as possible.This trip is free, includes admission to the Expo,and $10 for lunch.

Transfer Center Outreach

You can't come to us? We will visit you! Our transfer staff can come visit you in your classrooms to answer your transfer related questions.


Trustees vote to expand CSU transfer program

The SDCCD Board approved an additional seven Associate Degree for Transfer programs, on top of the 11 Associate Degrees for Transfer approved earlier this year, bringing the total number approved by the board to 65. The latest Associate Degree for Transfer programs were approved in Biology, Chemistry, and Economics at San Diego City College; Chemistry and Music at San Diego Mesa College; and Biology and Chemistry at San Diego Miramar College. The programs now go to the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office for final approval. The programs now go to the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office for final approval. Learn more...Attention CSU Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) Students The San Diego Community College District will automatically verify a student’s ADT status with the CSU system if:

  • The student indicated on their CSU application that they will be receiving an ADT from City, Mesa, or Miramar Colleges
  • The student has petitioned to graduate with their ADT by February 12, 2016.

Students who have already graduated with and ADT should send their official transcripts to the appropriate CSU to provide verification on their ADT. If you have questions regarding the status of your ADT Degree, please contact the Mesa Evaluations Office.


The Transfer Center offers a variety of resources and services for your individual transfer needs.

  • Transfer Workshops
  • Computer Stations
  • Friendly Staff
  • Educational Plan
  • College Catalogs
  • General Education Sheets
  • College Brochures
  • Articulation Agreements
  • Visits from University Representatives
  • Special Events 

Educational Plan appointments are available throughout the semester, but will be limited to students who have met with a transfer counselor before via walk-in. Students are required to meet the following criteria prior to scheduling a counseling appointments one week in advance:

  • Completed the Math and English assessments OR an English and Math class
  • Official transcripts of all colleges attended on file
  • Official transcripts must be evaluated for course equivalency


The Transfer Center offers many different workshops to meet your particular transfer interests. See the Events pages for details. Be sure to register. Topics include:

  • SDSU 
  • UCSD