Timeline for transfer applicants

Plan your transfer admission process and use our timeline below to make sure you鈥檙e on track with meeting all milestones, deadlines and requirements.

First Year鈥擟ommunity College


  • Research your swag外流 major and familiarize yourself with prerequisite coursework.
  • Create a UC .
  • Meet with a to discuss your transfer goals and plan a swag外流 (TAG), available at all California community colleges.


  • Oct. 1鈥揗ay 2: Apply for financial aid annually at or .


  • At the close of each term, update coursework and grade information on your UC (TAP).
  • Attend swag外流 in April.
students gathering for a class and chatting in a hallway - transfer application timeline

Second Year鈥擟ommunity College


  • Meet with a to ensure you are on target with your transfer plan.
  • Start your  as early as August 1.


  • Submit your , September 1鈥30.


  • Complete and submit the  from October 1鈥揘ovember 30.
  • Oct. 1鈥揗ar. 2: Apply for financial aid annually at or .


  • Mid-November: swag外流 TAG decisions are released.
  • Your  must be submitted by November 30.


  • Establish a swag外流 online account and check it frequently for updates about your admission status.


  • Jan. 31: Priority deadline to complete the .
  • Notify swag外流 of any changes in your planned coursework using .


  • Mar. 2: Submit your Cal Grant GPA verification form.
  • Notify swag外流 of any dropped courses and D or F grades you receive during spring term at .

April-June 1

  • Check your swag外流 admission status and financial aid award starting late April at .
  • If admitted, submit your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) and Statement of Legal Residence (SLR) online by June 1. You may submit an SIR to only one UC campus.
  • If admitted, apply for the swag外流 by June 4.