Mesa Journeys



UCSD Transfer Information

UCSD Transfer Information

UC San Diego: UC San Diego’s rich academic portfolio includes six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions and five graduate and professional schools. The university’s award-winning scholars are experts at the forefront of their fields with an impressive track record for achieving scientific, medical and technological breakthroughs. To schedule a meeting with a UCSD representative please use this link here. For questions please email Jennifer Atkins,


Should you have any questions, or need more info. Please feel free to visit ULMSP page at this link. Flyer with application information and program time line. See [link] here.

    • Application Opens: December 1, 2021
    • Deadline to Apply: March 11, 2022 
    • Program Dates; June 26 – July 23. 2022
    • To apply go to:


This is a great opportunity for pre-med, pre-health, and pre-pharmacy students !! MEDS stands for "Medical Education for Diverse Students," and is specifically designed to close the disparities seen in both medical education and health care. During the conference, there will be workshops on all components of the application process: testing, writing personal statements, interviewing, and more. On top of that, the UC San Diego School of Medicine and Pharmacy has invited conference attendees to participate in hands-on workshops in the brand-new patient simulation labs, just like first-year medical and pharmacy students. For more information about the conference and registration, please check out this website [link].  Flyer [link]

  • Saturday, April 16, 2022, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • The deadline to register for the conference is Sunday,  March 27, 2022
  • Registeration Link 


The Triton Transfer Hub has services and programs through digital spaces this summer! The services include:

UCsd Transfer Follow Up

  • Students need to click on the second tab. ALL UC STUDENTS SHOULD DO THIS!!! Students need to send two emails; one to AskUC@UCOP. edu and to one to your transfer school. UCSD Students should also email Jennifer Atkins. Full and Partial Certification will be accepted through mid September.
  • Please note that once the application has been submitted students cannot make any edits to content. They can make changes to their contact information and in January they will submit their Fall grades and make any changes to what they had initially planed for Spring.  They cannot make any changes to PIQs, activities, courses for prior terms (before FA20) or add any other academic history.  If they discover an error, they can add a comment in the TAU in January.
  • UCSD Representatives visit the Mesa campus throughout the year.  Check here for dates/times


This virtual journal club is a great opportunity for incoming transfer students to meet peers and discuss a variety of scientific topics and learn about research methods/analysis. The purpose of Transfers and Non-Traditional Students for Health (TNT 4 Health) Organization is to provide you information and opportunities to pursue a career in health care. Please see flyer

UC San Diego University Link Program

Click Here for University Link (U-Link) Program Info

Linking first-year community college students to a program of guaranteed admissions to UCSD.  University Link (U-Link) is your pathway to a premier four-year university by way of community college.   A signed agreement is required for the UCSD U-Link program.

You are eligible for U-Link if you are a:

  • First-year student at San Diego Mesa College (family income less than $40,000; OR
  • Student veterans or military service members, regardless of first-time student status 

Changes include:

  • 3.5 GPA requirement.
  • Inclusion of Foster Youth as an eligible group of students
  • $40,000 family income limit for high school seniors and first year students (not for Veterans and Foster Youth)

Sign up for a U-Link Workshop in the Transfer Center to learn more.

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