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Connect to UCSD through UniversityLink Guarantee Program



  • High School Seniors
  • First year college students.  Students cannot have attended college in the past.
  • Veterans
    Are you Considering attending Grossmont College before transferring to UCSD?

    UniversityLink is here for you. UniversityLink offers you the opportunity to transfer to UCSD, one of the top-ranked state-supported universities in the country. 

    What is UniversityLink?
  • A program that helps you meet your goal of enrolling at UCSD.
  • A program offering you services, to facilitate a timely and smooth transfer from Grossmont College to UCSD.
  • A program designed to increase the college-going and transfer rates of students living in San Diego's East County.

A primary goal of UniversityLink is to encourage you to complete your first two years of academic coursework at Grossmont College.

Your college success is our mission. Counselors from Grossmont College and UCSD will work with you to ensure that you take the right steps toward transferring to UCSD.

UniversityLink offers you these services:

  • Orientation to the Grossmont College and UCSD experience
  • Advising from a UCSD Admissions Counselor
  • Advising on General Education and Major Preparation course requirements


Your UniversityLink agreement must be submitted to UCSD during the fall or spring term at Grossmont College.

Successful completion of the UniversityLink agreement guarantees you admission to a fall term at UCSD.


  • Earn 60 transferable semester units 
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 in all UC-transferable courses.
  • Meet UC subject eligibility:
  • 2 transferable English Composition courses
  • 1 transferable Mathematics course
  • 4 transferable courses covering two of the following three disciplines: arts and humanities; social and behavioral sciences; physical and biological sciences
  • Complete 30 UC-Transferable units, at least two regular semesters and the last term of enrollment prior to admission at a California Community College.
  • Submit an official UC Admission Application during the filing period and comply with all UC requirements and deadlines.



For more information or to sign an agreement contact:

Grossmont College
Transfer Center
8800 Grossmont College Drive
El Cajon, CA 92020
(619) 644-7150
University of California, San Diego
Transfer Student Services
Office of Admissions and Outreach
9500 Gilman Drive, 0021
La Jolla, CA 92093-0021
(858) 534-4831

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