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Transfer students who intend to earn an AA/AS or AA-T/AS-T degree should file the Intent to Graduate form by Friday, February 19, 2016 in the Admissions Office.  

**Please note AA-T / AS-T applicants should submit their Intent to Graduate form ASAP! Please see a counselor to determine if you are eligible for an Associates Degree in Transfer. 



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 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 11, 2016 to Blanca Prado in SSC 108L. For more information, call us at (310) 660-3593 x5481.





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 2015-2016 academic year is March 2, 2016. To begin your FAFSA application, go to

To apply for a Cal Grant, the 2015-2016 Dream Act Application is due by March 2, 2016. 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

Click here for a list of workshops available to assist you with the FAFSA or CA Dream Act application.

For more information about Financial Aid click here:




February 1, 2016 was the Early Priority deadline for transfer students applying for Fall 2016 (Applications completed by this date will receive a response by March 1).

March 15, 2016 -- Priority Deadline for Fall 2016 admission —(Applications received after these priority dates will be considered on a space-available basis)

To apply, fill out the Common Application at: (OR) submit the LMU online application by creating a MyPaw account at Once you log into MyPaw, click on “Apply Now” to begin your application. You must also submit the LMU Common Application Supplement.

Need to see a Transfer Counselor? The Transfer Center has walk-in hours (Spring 2016)

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; discuss TAG basic requirements and review AA-T/AS-T "Intent to Graduate" petitions (students with ECC transcripts only).

Kelsey Iino
Mondays & Thursdays, 2-3 p.m. (SSC 108E)

Rene Lozano
Tuesdays, 6 p.m.-7 p.m. (SSC 102E)

Atheneus Ocampo
Thursdays, 12-1 p.m. (SSC 102A)


Note: Transcript evaluation and Education Plans are not appropriate for Transfer walk-in hours and require a counseling appointment.

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:

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: 
Administration of Justice (AS-T); Anthropology (AA-T); Art History (AA-T); Business Administration (AS-T); Communication Studies (AA-T); Early Childhood Education (AS-T); Economics (AA-T); Elementary Teacher Education (AA-T); English (AA-T); Geography (AA-T); Geology (AS-T); History (AA-T); Journalism (AA-T); Kinesiology (AS-T); Mathematics (AA-T); Philosophy (AA-T) - Available Spring 2016; Physics (AS-T); Political Science (AA-T); Psychology (AA-T); Sociology (AA-T); Spanish (AA-T); Studio Arts (AA-T); & Theatre Arts (AA-T). 

**If you have any questions call us at 310.660.3593 x5481.

 Last Published 2/17/16