The MiraCosta College Transfer Center is dedicated to making the transfer process as easy and efficient as possible. Visit us for complete information about our services.
Counseling Appointments: Two full-time counselors are available to assist you with all your transfer needs. They will prepare an educational plan to guide you in course selection. Drop-in counseling is available several times throughout each week for quick questions regarding transfer.
University Representatives: Advising appointments with representatives from UCSD and CSU San Marcos visit the Oceanside and San Elijo campuses each semester.
Admission Application Workshops: The Transfer Center offers over 20 application workshops in the fall to assist students in filling out UC and CSU applications.
Transfer Admission Guarantee Programs: Guaranteed admission programs are available to UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Merced, UC Riverside, UC San Diego, UC Santa Barbara, and UC Santa Cruz. In addition, a preferred admission program is in place for UCLA*. (* The UCLA program is for MiraCosta Honors Scholar students only).
Honors Scholar Program: Students who participate in the Honors Scholar Program will receive counseling from Transfer Center Counselors.
Computer workstations: Computer workstations are available for students to access information on the Internet and to fill out admissions applications online.
Cross-Enrollment Programs: Allows students to enroll for one course each semester at a CSU or each quarter at a UC campus without paying tuition or fees (a nominal charge is paid for processing). A great opportunity for the student who has completed most of the lower-division requirements for transfer or who needs a lower-division course not offered at MiraCosta. Information is available in the Transfer Center. Applications are obtained from Admissions & Records.
College Fair: MiraCosta hosts a college fair with over forty 4-year colleges attending. This is held on the Oceanside campus every other year in October.
Specialized Workshops: Throughout the year presentations are held providing information on graduate programs, individual majors, private school programs and special events geared to transfer students.