Application Information (CSU, UC, Common App)

When to Apply for Transfer - Don't Miss the Deadline!

California State University (CSU) Priority Application Filing Periods

CSU Application Dates & Deadlines

Fall 2021: October 1, 2020 - December 4, 2020 (deadline extended)

Winter 2021: June 1, 2020 - June 30, 2020

Spring 2021: August 1, 2020 - August 31, 2020

(*The priority application filing period may vary based on your enrollment type or status (e.g., graduate, international, returning, veteran applicant). Some campuses and majors still accept applicants after the priority period.)

Cal State Apply

Cal State Apply - Applicant Help Center

Cal State Apply - Application YouTube Videos (Scroll down to view Cal State Apply Introduction video)

CSU Campus Weeks - Video Recordings

University of California (UC) Priority Application Filing Periods

UC Admissions Dates & Deadlines

Fall 2021

August 1, 2020: Application opens for Fall 2021 applicants

September 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020: Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) application for Fall 2021 term

November 1, 2020 - November 30, 2020: Fall 2021 admission application filing period for all applicants

Winter/Spring 2021

July 1, 2020: Application opens for UC Merced, UC Riverside, and UC Santa Cruz

May 1, 2021 - May 30, 2021: Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) application for Winter/Spring 2022 term 

UC Application

UC Application Center (Scroll down for Application Helpdesk hours) - Call within the U.S.: (800) 207-1710 or email:

UC Santa Cruz – Transfer Video Recording

Need your completed UC Personal Insight Questions (PIQ) for Fall 2021 reviewed by a Transfer Center Counselor?

Please fill out the UC Personal Insight Questions (PIQ) for Fall 2021 Review Request Form.pdf and submit both the PIQ Review Request form and your completed PIQ answers (Word document) via email attachments to:

**Deadline to submit: Friday, October 30, 2020 by 5pm **

Common Application - Explore nearly 900 colleges and universities using Common App

The Common App - Application Guide for Transfer Students

The Common App for Transfer Quick Start Guide

The Common App for Transfer Help Center

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship - Deadline is January 6, 2021

Chapman University - Transfer Resources

Chapman University - Transfer Application Instructions and Deadlines

University of Southern California (USC) Transfer Applicant Information

University of Southern California (USC) Transfer Application Deadlines for 2021-2022 Admission