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Transfer


Transfer is a process, not an event!

The earlier you begin the process, the more likely the experience will be hassle-free and successful.

To help ensure transfer success, the Transfer Center provides services and resources which help identify, encourage, motivate and facilitate transfer to other colleges and universities.

Services available:

  • Academic Advising
  • Resource Library
  • College Transfer Day
  • Transfer Admissions Agreements
  • Four-year University Representative Visits

The Transfer Center sponsors workshops and programs that are of interest to students planning to transfer to four-year universities. Please contact the Transfer Center for additional information about transfer programs and services.

UC DAVIS WILL BE AT CR TO MEET WITH YOU!

A UC Davis representative will be available to meet individually with CR students in February! This is an excellent time to talk directly with someone from Davis about transfer planning, your TAG, or to answer your questions about UC Davis.

When: Thursday, Feb 15th from 10am-3pm

Where: The Eureka campus in the counseling and advising office (SS102).

Students must schedule an appointment in advance by stopping by the counseling/advising check-in window or by calling 707-476-4150. Del Norte, Klamath Trinity, and Distance Education students who are unable to come to Eureka may schedule a phone appointment. The UC TAP (below) must still be completed for phone appointments.

One more thing: Prior to the appointment, students are required to create a UC Transfer Admission Planner (UC TAP) account and enter in any coursework completed at CR and any other colleges attended.  You can begin your UC TAP here: uctap.universityofcalifornia.edu

Don’t let this great opportunity pass you by!

 

Other important transfer updates and deadlines:

DID YOU APPLY TO A CSU OR UC NEXT YEAR?

Don’t forget to update your academic progress for the Fall 2017 semester.  Academic updates for CSU and UCs are due by JANUARY 31st! Updates can be completed by logging into your original application. Check the email you used for your application for more details provided by the CSU and/or UC system.

PLANNING TO GET A DEGREE FROM CR?

A simple graduation petition is required for any student who intends to complete a degree or certificate from College of the Redwoods. The petition can be accessed on the CR Admissions webpage under "find forms". This petition must be submitted to the counseling and advising services nearest you in your final semester by the following deadlines:

  • Fall Semester - Last Thursday of October
  • Spring Semester - Last Thursday of March
  • Summer Session - Last Thursday of June

 

NEED HELP PLANNING COURSES?

Stop by your nearest counseling and advising services and ask to make an appointment to create a student education plan before the mid semester registration rush hits- we’ll help you plan out the courses you need to transfer from A to Z while getting a degree!

IS OREGON IN YOUR TRANSFER PLAN?

As you consider your transfer choices, don't exclude Oregon just because you are not a resident there. There are public institutions in Oregon that offer you, as a California resident, an opportunity to attend without paying non-resident tuition. Through the Oregon Exchange Agreement, eligible CR students may transfer to Southern Oregon University in Ashland or Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls and not pay out-of-state tuition. While on this exchange, however, you are precluded from establishing Oregon residency. This preserves your California residency status should you decide to return for additional study in California. This exchange results in substantial tuition cost savings while providing additional transfer options. For additional information about the Oregon Exchange Agreement, contact the CR Admissions Office (476-4200).


THE TRANSFER CENTER RESOURCE LIBRARY

The Transfer Center Resource Library assists College of the Redwoods students in making educational decisions. We have several reference books which can help you decide on a major and a four-year university to attend. The Transfer Center has many four-year university catalogs and publications available for checkout. Please stop by the Transfer Center and use these valuable resources. The Transfer Center is located in the new Student Services Building room SS-102. Our office hours are: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. If you have questions about transferring to a four-year university, please contact the CR Counseling Office at 707-476-4150 and ask to set up an appointment to meet with a counselor or advisor. 

Checkout the websites of the universities that you are interested in for application deadlines and information.

CHECK OUT THESE WEBSITES:

-Interested in transferring to a California State University? For more information about all of the California State University campuses, log on to www.csumentor.edu. You may take a virtual tour of any CSU campus by clicking on 'Explore Campuses'. You may also apply online for admission to the CSU campuses using www.csumentor.edu.

-If you are interested in finding out about California's independent colleges and universities, log on to www.aiccu.eduThis website provides information about California's independent colleges and universities with links to member campuses.

-If you are planning to transfer from a community college to a University of California or California State University campus, you might want to checkout ASSIST at www.assist.org. ASSIST is the statewide articulation system. ASSIST can help you determine if the community college courses you have taken will be accepted at the university for credit.

-If you are planning to transfer to one of the University of California campuses, check out the www.universityofcalifornia.edu website. This website offers information about transfer eligibility, IGETC, general education and university requirements, and is arranged to guide transfer students from choosing a major to applying to the university.