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Preparing transfers for the University of California!


Transfer Academy

Learn how to transfer and experience what it's like to be a UC student!

When: Every Summer in June/July

Where: UC Merced Campus

Transfer Academy is a 3-day, 2-night residential program at UC Merced for all current community college students who are interested in transferring to a UC campus.

Participating students will have the opportunity to

  • Learn about research opportunities at the University of California
  • Meet with Admissions Evaluators and receive feedback on your admissions eligibility
  • Live in the residential halls and experience life as a UC Merced college student
  • Network with transfer students who've made it and get their tips on how to do it yourself too

What are the requirements for Transfer Academy?

  • Be enrolled and currently attending a California Community College
  • Have completed at least 15 transferable units at a California Community College
  • Have completed at least one UC-transferable English or Math with a C grade or higher
  • Have a Transfer Admissions Planner (TAP) with an updated "Coursework" section
  • Submit your online application and additional documents for Transfer Academy by the deadline.