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 Effective for Summer : June 16 – August 8
    Monday thru Thursday: 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Closed between 1:30-2:30 p.m.
    Friday: 8:00 a.m. - Noon
    Appointments available in-person, email and by telephone.

  • Email: transfercenter@coastline.edu
  • Telephone: 714-241-6171

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.

Graduating? Completing Your Certificate?

An Associate in Arts Degree or a Certificate of Achievement is not automatically awarded. Students are required to petition for graduation at the beginning of the semester in which they will be completing their final requirements.

Complete the Petition for A.A./A.S. Degree and Certificate of Achievement available on the Graduation Webpage. Find Petition deadlines and where to send the completed petition from the Graduation Webpage and listed on the Petition.

Not sure when you will be finished with your degree or certificate program? Check your progress through your MyCCC student portal and review Degree Works. Call the Counseling Department at 714-241-6162 to set-up an appointment with an academic counselor to discuss your education plan and progress.

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. Deadline Monday, March 17, 2014.
  • WyzAnt Scholarships: Multiple prizes ($2K, $3K, and $10k) in this essay writing contest on the topic of making an impact with your education. Deadline: May 2014.

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

The 2013-14 University Tours have concluded. We will work on the 2014-15 tours during the summer months.

Each semester we schedule 8 to 10 tours to universities located in Southern California.

If you have a school that you would like to visit and is not listed below, email us with your school name at transfercenter@coastline.edu

Schools that we have visited:

  • CSU, Fullerton
  • CSU, Long Beach
  • CSU, San Diego
  • UC Irvine
  • UCLA
  • UC San Diego
  • UC Riverside
  • USC

Our Fall Transfer Fair is scheduled on Monday, October 6, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Garden Grove Center. Over 35 schools will be represented.

Check back with us at the beginning of the Fall 2014 semester OR contact us at transfercenter@coastline.edu

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, 2014 Winter 2015 Applications for quarter ONLY CSU schools
August 1-August 31, 2014 Spring 2015 Applications Filing Period
October 1-Nov 30, 2014 Fall 2015 Applications Filing Period
November 30, 2014 CSU Application Deadline for Fall 2015
December 2014 Check Email for Important CSU Messages
January-February 2015 Complete Supplemental Applications for Transfers
February-March 2015 CSU admissions sent. Transcripts must be submitted to confirm admission/waitlist offers.
June 1, 2015 Intent to Enroll deadline and Enrollment Deposit deadline.

Admissions information is updated by each CSU campus and changes frequently! Check for updates at: CSU Schools Accepting Fall 2014 Applications.

CSU, Long Beach will be accepting applications for Spring 2015! All CSU, Long Beach undergraduate majors continue to be “impacted” and applicants are considered for admission based on the completion of Major Specific Course Requirements for their majors. Go to this link to learn more on transfer requirements: http://www.csulb.edu/depts/enrollment/admissions/transfers.html

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.

We provide 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 2014 and Spring 2015. 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, 2014 Online UC application opens for applicants for Fall 2015
November 1-30, 2014 Application submission period for Fall 2015
January 1, 2015 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 2015-2016!

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.

We provide 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 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 2014 and Spring 2015. 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.

Don't Lose Your Place in Line! Registration Priority is Changing

New Legislative Changes

To be eligible for priority registration, you must meet ALL of the following requirements prior to June 1, 2014:

  1. Completed placement testing and orientation (or equivalent).
  2. Have a counselor-approved Student Education Plan (SEP) on file* with a specified Course of Study that leads to an Associate Degree (AA, AS, or ADT), transfer, State-approved Certificate of Achievement, or career advancement.
  3. Be in good academic standing and/or progress standing.
  4. Have not earned more than 100 degree-applicable units within the Coast Community College District (Coastline Community College, Golden West College, and Orange Coast College).

*Get your SEP completed by calling the Counseling Department at 714-241-6162 to schedule an appointment with an Academic Counselor. Have your Student I.D. number ready.

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