Transfer Applicants

Students who have completed high school or received a GED and have enrolled in college courses should apply as a transfer student.

The minimum requirement to be given consideration for transfer admission is the completion of 24 transferable units with at least a 3.0 GPA. Those applicants who possess well above 24 semester (36 quarter) units, a 3.0 cumulative GPA and competitive grades in English Composition & Literature, and College Algebra will have preference for admissions.

In addition to a completed application submitted via the Common Application, the following credentials must be submitted for your application to be reviewed:

  • Application fee of $55
  • Official college transcript(s) from all institutions you have attended
  • Official high school transcript
  • One academic letter of recommendation
  • Essay (See Common Application for topics and details)

Additional Information

Visit the Undergraduate Admissions website for transfer applicant information

Click here for additional information on Articulation Agreements

Click here if you are an international transfer applicant

Contact Information

Transfer Student Support
University Center 114
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-5995

Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.