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Transfer Success Checklist

Build Your Transfer Awareness

­        Carefully read:

   o   The transfer section of the Grossmont College Catalog.

 o   Reference books available in the Transfer Center.

 o   Catalogs of four-year colleges and universities available in the Transfer Center.

 o   Transfer publications available in the Counseling Center and Transfer Center.

­        Find out about transfer requirements and deadlines from the website or catalog of your college choice.

­        Learn about transfer programs: Associate Degree for Transfer, ULink, TAG.

­        Attend transfer related workshops facilitated by the Transfer Center, see our monthly calendar.

 Make Transfer Related Decisions

­        Select a major:

 o   Visit the Career Center for assistance.

 o   Enroll in a Counseling class (COUN 110 or 120).

­        Select a university:

 o   Meet with a college rep during their visit to Grossmont College.

 o   Attend the Annual Transfer Fairs at Grossmont College.

 o   Visit the four-year institutions you are interested in.

 o   Explore the university and department websites.

 Develop an Educational Plan

­        Discuss your transfer plans with a Grossmont College counselor.

­        Identify appropriate major prep courses.  Visit the Assist website ( for a look at the official repository of transfer information or the websites of your selected four-year colleges and universities for transfer information to supplement information available in the Transfer Center.

­        Plan your general education transfer program carefully, ask about general education certification and the transferability of your courses.

 Meet All Application Deadlines

­        Obtain a listing of dates, deadlines, and fees from Grossmontĺs Counseling Center, Transfer Center or from your transfer institution.

­        Apply online during the application period (check due dates).

­        Complete and send the required financial aid and scholarship applications along with any additional required documents early.  See the Financial Aid Office for deadlines and forms.

­        Complete and send the application for on-campus housing with any required fee when appropriate.

 Last Steps Before Transfer

­        Continue your recommended coursework at Grossmont.  Complete coursework in General Education and in preparation for your major.

­        Maintain GPA required for transfer.

­        Request that Grossmontĺs Evaluations Office in Admissions and Records certify your transfer units for CSU GE Breadth or IGETC, when you receive your acceptance notice from the four-year college or university.

­        Have official transcripts from all the collegeĺs youĺve attended mailed to the appropriate transfer institution (including high school transcripts).



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