Transfer Center News

UC Merced - Personal Statement Webinar and Live Application Help Chat

We wanted to let you know about some opportunities for students to get real-time help on their University of California applications:

Personal Statement Webinar - Nov. 24, 6 to 7 p.m.

Ruben Lubers, our assistant director of undergraduate admissions, will give writing tips and explain exactly what evaluators are looking for in the UC personal statement. Students should visit and click on the “Register Now” button next to the webinar description.

UCI - School of Education - Now Offering a B.A. in Education Sciences

"The School of Education at UC Irvine is now offering a bachelor of arts in Education Sciences. This major provides students with an interdisciplinary look at the field of Education with a focus on media and communication systems, research and evaluation, societal and policy contexts, and human development.

Students pursing this major are well-prepared to enter teacher credential programs, opportunities in education software development, public policy, educational leadership, and many other emerging fields related to education.

Loyola Marymount University - Transfer Admission Information Session (January - March 2016)

Transfer Admission Information Sessions are shorter programs, designed to provide prospective students with a better understanding of the LMU transfer admission process. Attendees will not only learn about what makes a successful transfer candidate, but also why LMU is unique in the Los Angeles area for our rich Jesuit tradition and broad academic experience.

National University: Saddleback College Employee & Student Promotional Scholarship (Oct. 2015 - June 2017)

A special opportunity for employees and students of Saddleback College.  We presently have a partnership that awards students or employees a 15% tuition scholarship towards their courses at National University. 

However, beginning yesterday we have a special promotion for eligible candidates who enroll between now and October 31st, will receive an additional 10% scholarship until June 2017.  This means that they will effectively be receiving a 25% tuition reduction between October 2015 – June 2017.

The New School in New York City: Creatively Inspired and Rigorously Relevant

Imagine a university where scholars, artists, and designers find the support they need to challenge convention and fearlessly create positive change in the world.

Imagine a community where walls between disciplines are dissolved, so journalists collaborate with designers, architects with social researchers, media specialists with activists, poets with musicians.

Imagine an intellectual and creative haven that never has and never will settle for status quo.