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The Transfer Center provides a variety of resources and services to assist students in achieving their transfer goals. The Transfer Center offers the following services to assist students in the transfer process: application and transfer workshops, transfer fairs, university campus tours, and university representative appointments. Click on the title below to see the current schedule of services offered in the Transfer Center.

For students interested in transferring to University of California (UC), Golden West College has Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) agreements with 6 of the 9 UC campuses.

Every reasonable effort has been made to insure the accuracy of information provided.  Information is subject to change; therefore, it is in the student’s best interest to meet regularly with a counselor to receive updated information and plan for a successful transfer.

Call (714) 895-8794 or come by the Counseling Center to schedule your appointment.


Due to the current COVID-19 crisis, Golden West College is closed to the public until further notice.  All classes/services have resumed instruction online and remotely.

You can also find us through the Transfer Center Cranium Café: Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm where we can assist you via Chat or Video (individual appointments available via Zoom).  You can also send us an email at, or you can email directly to Yvonne Portillo ( or Thao Tran (  Thank you for your patience!

UC Fall 2020 Transfer Applicants: 
Admitted Students Resources [PDF]
UC Response to Admission to COVID-19 for F’20 Transfers

CSU Transfer Applicants: 
CCC Guidance for Incoming Fall’20 and Spring’21 Transfers
CSU Campus Resources

All Fall 2020 Transfer Applicants: While we are all faced with significant challenges, please know this is a very critical time for all of you and we will do our best to keep you informed! Stay Healthy!

As of now please makes sure you continue to check the individual campus portals/ email communication regularly and any deadlines. If you have any concerns/questions, please let us know or contact the campuses directly.

(For University Virtual Appointments/Information, please check the Transfer Center events)

May 1st
SIR deadline for CSU Fa’20 admits

June 1st
SIR deadline for UC Fa’20 admits

May 1st – 30th
TAG filing period for UCM/UCR/UCSC W/Sp’21 admissions

July 1st
UC final document(s)/transcript(s) due for Fa’20 admits

July 1st – 31st
UCM/UCR/UCSC application filing period for W/Sp’2021 admissions. (

July 1st – August 15th
Summer Graduation Filing Period. (

July 15th
CSU final document(s)/transcript(s) due for Fa’20 admits

August 1st – 30th
CSU application filing period for Spring 2021 admissions. (

September 1st – 30th
UC TAG filing period for Fall 2021 admissions. (

October 1st – November 30th
CSU application filing period for Fall 2021 admissions. (

November 1st – 30th
UC application filing period for Fall 2021 admissions. (