Presentation on theme: "University Transfer Workshop UCSD – ULINK And other options"— Presentation transcript:
1University Transfer Workshop UCSD – ULINK And other options Cuyamaca CollegeUniversity TransferWorkshopUCSD – ULINKAnd other options
2There are many transfer options. Which is best for you? UCSDSDSUOther University of California campusesOther California State UniversitiesPrivate Colleges
3UCSD Options University Link Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) UCSD has two transfer Options:University LinkTransfer Admission Guarantee (TAG)Other UC Transfer contracts include: Davis, Irvine, Riverside, Merced, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz
4What is University Link? (ULINK) A partnership between UCSD, Cuyamaca College, and the Grossmont Union High School District.A program that helps high school seniors meet the goal of enrolling at UCSD.A program that allows the transfer student to complete his/her lower division requirements at Cuyamaca prior to transfer to UCSD.
5ULink Students have access to: Cuyamaca College orientationAssessment of academic skillsOne-on-one academic counselingAcademic Advising from UCSD advisor on the Cuyamaca College campus.Financial Aid informationUCSD tour and invitations to special events.
6Who is eligible for ULINK? Any current high school senior who will be graduating in June.ULink contract may be signed during the final Spring term through the end of the Fall semester at Cuyamaca College.
7ULink Academic Requirements ULink students are eligible for Fall transfer only.Earn 60 transferable semester unitsMaintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.80 in all UC-transferable courses
8Meet UC Minimum Eligibility 2 transferable English composition courses1 transferable mathematics course4 transferable courses covering two of the following three disciplines: arts and humanities; social and behavioral sciences; physical and biological sciences
9UCSD – Transfer Admission Guarantee Contract must be signed by deadlines.60 units and completion of specific core general education requirements and preparation for the major courses.Transfer options for Fall, Winter and Spring terms.2.8 GPA required - must be established at Cuyamaca College prior to signing contract.
10Other UC Transfer Admission Agreements The following UC campuses have transfer agreements with Cuyamaca College:UC Davis, UC Merced, UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Santa Barbara and UC Santa CruzSee a Cuyamaca College Counselor for details.
11California State University Options SDSU has a guaranteed transfer for local studentsCSU San MarcosOther California State University campuses
12SDSU - TAGSDSU offers a transfer admission guarantee for any local area transfer student who completes the minimum transfer requirements – No Contract Needed!Transfer is available both Fall and Spring terms.
13SDSU TAG Requirements 60 CSU transferable units Must include English 120, one transferable math, one Communication, and one course in Critical Thinking. This is known as the “Golden Four.”Each SDSU-TAG student must meet the GPA requirement of the intended major.
14CSU San Marcos and other CSU’s CSUSM is a much smaller campus and it is not impacted.CSUSM should be considered as a viable option for students who would like a smaller campus with a more personal touch.Student can transfer to any CSU campus from Cuyamaca College
15Private UniversitiesMany accept the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Core (IGETC)
16Private UniversitiesCuyamaca College has articulation agreements with all of the local area private colleges and universities including: University of San Diego (USD); San Diego Christian College; Point Loma University; National University; University of Phoenix and many others.Check Cuyamaca College transfer web at
17How to get started Apply for admissions Complete assessment See a counselor for an educational planWhich transfer program is best for you?Register for classes
18RecommendationBegin with English and Personal Development 124, Lifelong Success
19PDC 124 is UC Transferable College Success Motivation, Time Management, Memory, Test taking, Note taking, Learning styleCareer SuccessDiscover your personality, interests and values to make a good decision on a career or majorLifelong SuccessCommunication, Relationships, Critical thinking, Appreciating diversity, life stages
20Counseling Appointments Available Now If you would like to make an appointment with a Cuyamaca College Counselor, callIf you know your UCSD major and the college you plan to transfer into, you can sign a ULink contract today.Or, you can make an appointment at a later date to sign a contract.