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Tranfer Day Participants
Transfer Day

Transfer Day 2019

Join us ♦ October 10th, 2019♦ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm 

On Thursday, October 10, 2019 you will have the opportunity to discuss transfer planning and articulation with more than 40 California State Universities (CSU), Universities of California (UC), Independent/Private Colleges/Universities and Out-of-State Colleges/Universities. The college representatives provide information with regard to the application process, financial aid, programs and scholarships that are available. Most of the colleges participating have transfer agreements with Mesa College.

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Transfer Day Workshops & Appointments

 CSUSM/Extnded Learning Appointments:

  • Thursday, October 10, from: 1:30 am – 4:00 pm

UCB Appointments:

Thursday, October 10, from: 1:30 – 3:00 pm

UCLA Tap Workshop

  • Thursday, October 10, from: 2:00 – 3:00 pm, No registeration needed, room D103.

UCSB Transfer Workshop

UCSD Appointments:

  • Thursday, October 10, from: 8:30 am – 9:30 am
  • Thursday, October 10, from: 1:15 pm – 3:00 pm

UCLA Appointments:

  • Thursday, October 10, from: 1:30 – 3:00 pm


San Diego Education Consortium

Attending Schools

  • Alliant International University
  • Arizona State University
  • Azusa Pacific University
  • Azusa Pacific University
  • Biola University
  • Brandman University
  • Cal Maritime
  • California Baptist University
  • Collective Dominican University of California
  • Columbia College
  • Columbia University
  • CSU Chancellor's Office - Associate's Degree for Transfer Information
  • CSU Monterey
  • CSU Sacramento
  • CSU San Marcos
  • CSU San Marcos Veterans
  • CSU San Marcos/ Extended Studies
  • CSU San Marcos, Project Rebound
  • Devry University
  • Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM)
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Hawai’i Pacific University
  • Humboldt State University
  • Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
  • National University
  • New School of Architecture and Design
  • Occidental College
  • Palo Alto University
  • PATH Program/SDCCD
  • Point Loma Nazarene University
  • Point Loma Nazarene University Veterans
  • Point Loma Nazarene University/ADC
  • Portland State University
  • Posse Foundation
  • Providence Christian College
  • Saint Leo University
  • San Diego Christian College
  • San Diego State University
  • San Diego State University Veterans
  • San Diego State University/EOP
  • Sierra Nevada University
  • UC Berkeley
  • UC Irvine
  • UC Los Angeles
  • UC Merced
  • UC Riverside
  • UC San Diego
  • UC San Diego Veterans
  • UC Santa Barbara
  • UC Santa Cruz
  • Union Institute & University
  • University of Phoenix
  • University of Redlands
  • University of San Diego
  • University of San Diego, Veterans
  • University of Southern California
  • Vanguard University
  • Woodbury University


Sample Questions to Ask on Transfer Day

General Admission
  • What is the benefit of attending this university compared to others?
  • What is the average class size?
  • What is the student/faculty ratio?
  • What is the typical length of class?
  • Do you operate on a quarter system or semester system?
  • What kind of academic support services do you have?
  • What kind of opportunities do you have for student involvement?
  • What is the average length of time for transfer students to obtain their bachelor’s degree?
  • Do you have graduate programs? Do undergraduates from this university receive preference for admission to graduate programs?
  • Please give me a timeline of the application process once you receive my application.
  • What are additional graduation requirements?
  • Are there entrance exams or exit exams required? If so, what are they?
Financial Aid
  • How soon after I turn in my FAFSA can I expect to hear about my financial aid package?
  • How accessible are the Financial Aid Officers?
  • What other sources of financial aid would you recommend?
  • What are the benefits of student loans? What is the difference between subsidized and unsubsidized loans?
  • How does the Work-study program work on your campus?
Career Services
  • What kinds of career services are offered?
  • Do you offer shadowing/internship/job placement?
  • Do you provide alumni with job placement assistance as well?
  • Do you offer assistance with interview skills and résumé writing?
  • How often do you have a Career Fair on campus?
Student Support Services
  • What kind of support services do you offer?
  • What qualifications are necessary to qualify for the services?
  • What is the application process for the support programs?
  • When will I be notified?
  • Do you offer a mentoring program on campus?
Specific Major Departments (Speak to department chair or department professor)
  • How many students are in this major? Do you have a limit?
  • What kind of places are graduates from your department finding employment?
  • How soon after graduation are the graduates finding employment?
  • I would like to speak to a current student and a graduate to find out about the program from a student’s perspective.  Please provide me with contacts.
  • Do you offer opportunities for internships and/or research with professors?
  • Do you offer assistance with job placement?