ATTENTION FALL 2014 TRANSFER APPLICANTS
There is an application update/supplemental application due if you applied to one of the following universities
for Fall 2014:
University of California (UC)
The priority deadline to complete the UC Transfer Academic Update is January 31, 2014. Note: UC Berkeley requires
its applicants to complete additional forms, available on the MyBerkeleyApplication website.
You are required to update your final grades from the Fall 2013 term and list all your in progress or planned coursework
through Summer 2014. Your updates will ensure UC campuses have the most current academic information available.
You must log in to your UC application at https://admissions.universityofcalifornia.edu/applicant/login.htm and
complete the Transfer Academic Update, even if you do not have any in-progress or planned coursework and your
record of course grades was complete in your original application.
CSU Long Beach (CSULB)
The deadline to complete the CSULB Supplemental Application for Transfer Applicants is February 3, 2014.
Transfer applicants are required to submit a supplemental application including their progress in completing CSU
minimum requirements, major specific lower division preparation coursework and the transfer AA-T or AS-T degree,
if applicable. Note: Applicants are encouraged to complete the supplemental application even if they haven’t
completed all lower division major preparation.
To complete your supplemental application go to:
SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY (SDSU)
The deadline to complete the SDSU Transfer Supplemental Application is February 7, 2014.
Transfer applicants must submit a supplemental application, which is available in the SDSU WebPortal at
https://sunspot.sdsu.edu/pls/webapp/web_menu.login/. This step is not optional. Your admission to SDSU
will be based on the information you provide on the supplemental application.
Get help completing the UC Transfer Academic Update, the CSULB Supplemental Application for Transfer Applicants
and/or the SDSU Transfer Supplemental Application at the Open Lab on Monday, January 27 from 3-5pm in Humanities 215.
University of Southern California (USC) Application Deadline
The Fall 2014 application deadline for USC is February 1, 2014 --- USC uses the Common Application exclusively.
Students interested in applying for admission to the 2014-2015 academic year are required to submit the
Common Application and the USC Supplement, both of which can be accessed at www.commonapp.org.
February 1, 2014 is the Early Priority date for transfer students to apply for Fall 2014 --- Applications completed by
this date will receive a response by March 1.
Loyola Marymount University (LMU) Application Deadline
The priority deadline for Fall 2014 admission to LMU is March 15, 2014 --- Applications received after this priority
date will be considered on a space-available basis.
To apply, fill out the Common Application at: www.commonapp.org ---You must also submit the LMU Common Application Supplement.
Join us for a fun-filled academic tour to the following Northern California Universities: UC Merced, UC Santa Cruz,
UC Berkeley, and UC Davis. If you are interested in attending the Northern Cal University Tour you should pick up an
application in the Transfer Center (located in the Student Services Center, 1st floor in the Counseling Department) OR
click here to print a copy.
Submit your completed application by 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 20, 2014 to Theresa Barragan or Blanca Prado in SSC 108L. For more information, call us at (310) 660-3593 x3408.
The Associate Degrees for Transfer - A DEGREE WITH A GUARANTEE!!!
It is an option that allows students to complete an Associate's degree while satisfying lower division general education
and major requirements for transfer at the same time.
Find out how the Associate of Arts (AA-T) & Associate of Science (AS-T) degrees can improve your admission
opportunities to the CSU system. For more information please visit: www.adegreewithaguarantee.com
Degree Benefits Include: Guaranteed Bachelor's degree upon transferring when completing 60 upper division university
units; a .1-.2 GPA bump in the CSU transferable GPA when applying to the CSU system; an opportunity to apply for winter
and spring semester/quarter admission terms.
AA/AS-T majors currently offered at El Camino College: Communication Studies (AA-T); Geology (AS-T);
Mathematics (AA-T); Physics (AS-T); Psychology (AA-T); and Sociology (AA-T).
**TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE ASSOCIATE DEGREES FOR TRANSFER ATTEND THE AA/AS-T WORKSHOP
ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 30 FROM 1-2PM IN HUMANITIES 109.
APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID NOW!!!
Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the California Dream Act application if you are an AB540 student is the first step toward applying and getting federal aid for college.
The FAFSA priority deadline for the 2014-2015 academic year is March 2, 2014. To begin your FAFSA application, go to https://fafsa.ed.gov/.
To apply for a Cal Grant, the 2014-2015 Dream Act Application is due by March 2, 2014. To begin your California Dream Act application or for more information about the types of financial aid Dream Act students can access, please see the California Student Aid Commission's website at http://www.csac.ca.gov/dream_act.asp.For more general information about Financial Aid click here: http://www.elcamino.edu/studentservices/fao
SPRING 2014 UNIVERSITY FAIR
The Transfer Center invites you to our Spring University Fair on Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. in the
El Camino College Library Lawn.
Representatives from over 30 universities and colleges will be in attendance. Check back in March to view a list of the universities and colleges attending.
Need to see a Transfer Counselor? The Transfer Center has counseling walk-in hours!!!!
Meet with a Transfer Counselor on a first-come, first-serve basis. Counseling is limited to ten minutes. During walk-in
hours you will be able to ask quick transfer related questions, ask questions about the Personal Statement and discuss
TAG basic requirements.
Note: Transcript evaluation and Education Plans are not appropriate for Transfer walk-in hours and require a
Mondays and Wednesdays, 12:30 -1:30 p.m. (SSC 108E)
Sue Oda Omori
Mondays, 4-5 p.m. & Wednesdays 12-1 p.m. (SSC 102G)
Tuesdays, 2-3 p.m. (SSC 102E)
Thursdays, 12-1 p.m. (SSC 102A)