Transfer Information

Transfer Center Information

Start your Bachelor's Degree at Coastline!


  • Location: Garden Grove Center- 12901 Euclid St., Garden Grove, 1st Floor, Room 109
  • Hours: Monday thru Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
    Friday: 8:00 a.m. - Noon

  • Email: transfercenter@coastline.edu
  • Telephone: 714-241-6171
  • Flexible appointment times available in-person, email and by telephone. Contact us!

Please Note: Due to limited staffing, Transfer Center office hours may vary based on staff availability.

Services

The Transfer Center provides a location with the following services and transfer information:

  • Coastline courses that transfer to the CSU and UC + Explore Majors through ASSIST.ORG
  • Career paths, explore majors, and transfer options (EUREKA)
  • Application assistance to the CSU, UC and private institutions
  • Follow-up on supplemental applications and deadlines information
  • Personal/narrative assistance (also with writing tutors from the Student Success Center)
  • University tours
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Special events/workshops
  • University Transfer Fair(s)
  • College representative visits
  • One-on-one appointments

Contact the Transfer Center to streamline your transition from Coastline to the CSU, UC, private institutions, and out-of-state schools. Computers are available to research and complete applications.

Transfer Center services are available in-person, by email, or teleconference by calling 714-241-6171.

For Transfer Center information, contact Helen Ward at 714-241-6171.

Want to receive current transfer information, events, and activities at your fingertips?

Give us your email address and you'll be added on our Transfer Center List.

Send your email to transfercenter@coastline.edu and add Sign-Me–Up for the Transfer Center List in the subject line.

Need to find out if your Coastline class will transfer to the CSU or UC? Want to explore majors to discover which field to study and career path are for you? The Transfer Center will show you how to use ASSIST.ORG, the official repository of articulation for California's public colleges and universities.

Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

EXPLORE THESE WEB SITES TO FUND YOUR COLLEGE EDUCATION AND HAVE YOUR ACADEMIC RECORD/GOAL RECOGNIZED!

Need help with the application? Get help by contacting the Transfer Center at 714-241-6171 or email transfercenter@coastline.edu

Economic-based Scholarships
Merit-based Scholarships
Minority-based Scholarships
  • Chicana/Latina Foundation: Awards-merit based scholarships to Latina college students valued at $1,500 each.
  • WyzAnt Scholarships: Multiple prizes ($2K, $3K, and $10k) in this essay writing contest on the topic of making an impact with your education.

Special Needs-based Scholarships
Additional Scholarships

Transferring to the UC, CSU or Private School? Each institution will have scholarship opportunities for transferring students. Go to the school's home website and type in Transfer Student in the Search Box.


Personal Income Tax Tips for Scholarship Recipients

University Tours

University Site Visits and Appointments

The 2014-15 University Tours have ended for the academic year.

During the summer months we offer "virtual tours". Listed below are some of the schools you can visit online:

Want to contact a school on your own? The Transfer Center can help and connect you with a University representative. Email the transfer center with your request at transfercenter@coastline.edu

The 2015 Fall University Tour schedule will be available in early September.

Every fall and spring semester we schedule 8 to 10 tours to universities located in Southern California. Schools that we tour include:

  • CSU, Fullerton
  • CSU, Long Beach
  • Cal Poly Pomona
  • CSU, San Diego
  • UC Irvine
  • UCLA
  • UC San Diego
  • UC Riverside
  • University of Southern California

If a school you would like to visit is not listed above, recommend the school to us by email at transfercenter@coastline.edu. We welcome and will consider your recommendations!

University Site Visits At Coastline

University Site Visits and Appointments

We invite regionally accredited institutions that accept our Coastline degrees, certificates and courses for transfer to conduct site visits at Coastline learning campus locations in Garden Grove, Newport Beach, and the Le-Jao Center (Westminster).

All university site visits that are arranged by the Transfer Center are open to all Coastline students.

Since the majority of summer courses are offered through Distance Learning, we will notify students of summer site visits through the MyCCC student portal under “Announcements.”


California State University Timelines and Important Information

CSU uses email as the official means of communication. Check the email you submitted on your CSU application often!

Date and Deadline Event
June 1 - June 30, 2015 Winter 2016 Applications for quarter ONLY CSU schools
August 1 - August 31, 2015 Spring 2016 Applications Filing Period
October 1 - Nov 30, 2015 Fall 2016 Applications Filing Period
November 30, 2015 CSU Application Deadline for Fall 2016
December 2015 Check Email for Important CSU Messages
January-February 2015 Complete Supplemental Applications for Transfers for Fall 2015
February - March 2015 CSU admissions sent. Transcripts must be submitted to confirm admission/waitlist offers for Fall 2015.
June 1, 2015 Intent to Enroll deadline and Enrollment Deposit deadline for Fall 2015.

Admissions information is updated by each CSU campus and changes frequently! Check for updates through the CSU Mentor website at: CSU Schools Accepting Applications.

Create an account to apply online to the CSU by going to: CSU Mentor.

Do your Coastline courses fulfill transfer requirements to the CSU?
Find out by clicking on www.assist.org. ASSIST.ORG is the official repository of articulation for California's community colleges and universities and provides the most accurate and up-to-date information about student transfer in California.

Need help to organize your thoughts and review your responses? Coastline's Transfer Center staff is here to help you with the UC personal statements and the UC application process.

CSU Workshops are scheduled throughout the fall and spring semesters at the Garden Grove, Newport Beach, and Le-Jao Learning Centers. Topics include: How to Complete the CSU Application and The Application is Submitted-What’s Next?

You can access university transfer information and guidance by ~

Internet     transfercenter@coastline.edu

In-Person     Room 109 at Coastline's Garden Grove Center, 12901 Euclid Street-1st Floor

Phone      714-241-6171

One of the best ways to determine which CSU is right for you is to tour the campus. Tours to CSU-Fullerton, CSU-San Diego, and CSU-Long Beach will be available in Fall and Spring semesters. Go to the University Tour link to find dates and times.

Want to go on your own tour? Visit the CSU campus webpage and search for campus tours for the times, dates, and directions or contact us to get information on a CSU representative.

University of California Dates and Deadlines

Dates and Deadlines Events
August 1, 2015 Online UC application opens for applicants for Fall 2016
November 1-30, 2015 Application submission period for Fall 2016
January 1, 2016 Filing period for FAFSA and Cal Grant Verification Form opens for applicants to all terms (filing period open through March 2).
Early January – Online application update opens for transfer applicants to report final fall grades and in-process or planned coursework (open through January 31)
March 1, 2015 Notification of fall 2015 admissions decisions begins.
March 2, 2015 Deadline for applicants for all terms to submit FAFSA and Cal Grant GPA Verification Form.
May 1, 2015 Notification of fall 2015 admission decisions for transfer applicants is complete.
June 1, 2015 Deadline for admitted transfer students to submit Statement of Intent to Register (SIR).
July 1, 2015 Final official transcripts due at campus admissions office for students admitted in Fall 2015.

Dream big and be ready for 2016-2017!

Prepare by reading up on transfer requirements to be admitted into the UC. Refer to www.assist.org to ensure that you are taking the necessary community college courses to transfer.

The UC application has two essay prompts for Transfer Students:

(1) What is your intended major?

(2) Tell us about a personal quality, talent, accomplishment, contribution or experience that is important to you.

Need help to organize your thoughts and review your responses? Coastline's Transfer Center staff is here to help you with the UC personal statements and the UC application process.

Workshops are scheduled throughout the academic year at Coastline’s Garden Grove, Newport Beach and Le-Jao Learning Centers.

Workshop Topics include:

  • How to Successfully Complete the UC Application
  • Writing the Personal Statement and Narrative

University transfer information and guidance are provided by ~

Internet     transfercenter@coastline.edu

In-Person     Room 109 at Coastline's Garden Grove Center, 12901 Euclid Street-1st Floor

Phone      714-241-6171

One of the best ways to determine which UC is right for you is to tour the campus. Tours to UC Irvine, UCLA, UC Riverside, and UC San Diego will be available in Fall Virtual tours online available! Go to the University Tour link to find dates and times.

Want to go on your own tour? Visit the UC campus webpage and search for campus tours for the times, dates, and directions. We may have a UC representative contact for you – call or email the Transfer Center.

List of Transfer Universities

Transfer your major and Coastline units to these four-year public, private, and out-of-state schools. Schools listed on this page are regionally accredited.

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA

New! The UC online application is available on August 1! Early access gives students time to learn what information is needed and prepare the personal statement and narrative statements. The application filing period remains the same: November 1 -November 30. Visit www.universityofcalifornia.edu/apply

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY

With 23 campuses, almost 447,000 students, and 45,000 faculty, the CSUs are the largest, the most diverse, and one of the most affordable university systems in the country. Applications are open October 1 through the deadline of November 30: www.csumentor.edu. To check for various application dates, go to: www.csumentor.edu/filing_status

PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES IN CALIFORNIA

The Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities represents 75 private and non-profit institutions, including over 135 satellite campuses throughout California. Schools with an * are AICCU member institutions. These schools, as well as private schools listed, are making education attainable and affordable. Note:In the event that the web link is no longer valid, copy the name of the school, open a new webpage, and insert school name in search box.

OUT-OF-STATE UNIVERSITIES

While the main campuses of these universities are located throughout the nation, many have California centers and degree programs online. Check out these schools - many of which do not charge application fees and may waive out-of-state tuition. Coastline graduates have transferred on to several of these four-year schools!

Note:In the event that the web link is no longer valid, copy the name of the school, open a new webpage, and insert school name in search box.

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