Tell us about your transfer goal!



  • The UC admission application deadline is November 30th
  • The CSU admission application for fall 2022 opened on October 1st, 2021, but the deadline varies  by campuses.  Please Click here for a list of CSU campuses and their deadlines. However, the impacted programs may have the deadline of November 30th.
  • Transfer Day - in Fall 2021, Transfer Center offers a  virtual Transfer Day on October 26th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Many universities from in-state and out-of-state are participating. A list of universities will be available soon.
  • The deadline to file Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) petition is October 1st.
  • The Transfer Center offers  virtual workshops in Summer and Fall 2021.  Please see the workshop schedule for date and time.
  • State-wide College Fair is on October 12th from 12:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. and October 13th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  you must RSVP to attend.


As we are working remotely, the Transfer Center will be available to assist you via email, phone and/or zoom. If you have any Transfer related questions or would like to schedule an appointment with the Transfer Center, please contact us at:  

Soraya Sohrabi - sohrabi@smccd.edu 

Gloria Darafshi -Darafshi@smccd.edu

You may also schedule an appointment by logging into smccd.onelogin.com and selecting "Student Success Link".

Welcome! Cañada College Transfer Center is to assist you with your transition to university life by providing services and information.

Students interested in transferring to a four-year college or university may use Transfer Services to research universities, majors, academic requirements, college costs, and other transfer matters. Resources include college catalogs, college directories, articulation information, and access to ASSIST.org, a self-guided site that provides general education, major and course equivalency information.

At Cañada College, you may obtain an associate degree/Associate Degree for Transfer and complete lower division and major preparation courses toward your transfer goal. 

From here you can go anywhere!

Plan early!! Select your major, explore your options to find the university of your choice, plan your coursework, and your finances. 

 Transfer Center

Transfer Services

University Representative Visits

Fall 2021 Schedule

The  University representatives schedule specific date(s) and time to meet with students at Cañada College. You may schedule an appointment with them to ask questions regarding their programs and services, admission requirements, cost of attendance, and financial aid and scholarship availabilities. You may also discuss your eligibility for admission to that campus.  

Please check this schedule periodically as we may add more universities to this list.

Transfer Center Workshops and Drop-in Sessions

 Summer and Fall 2021 Schedule

These workshops and drop-in sessions are to inform you of transfer matters and to assist you developing an effective transfer plan, as well as answering your questions as you are preparing to transfer. 

These will take place virtually on the zoom. The zoom links to the workshops are listed in the schedule. 




Transfer Center Events: 

College Fairs and Events Provided by Universities

 Fall 2021 Events by Universities

Every semester, universities offer events in support of transfer students to connect them with programs and services at the universities, support them with their transition to a university, and answer any questions students may have.




The following transfer fliers and online resources include information that may assist you with the transfer process:

Workshop Resources

Please click on "Sign-up to access workshops" to view the PowerPoint for the following transfer related topics:

  • Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT)/Impaction
  • Common Application
  • CSU Admission Application - (PowerPoint)
  • CSU Admission Application - Creating an Account, profile and select a program (Video by San Diego State University)
  • CSU Admission Application - Personal Information Quadrant (Video by San Diego State University)
  • CSU Admission Application - Entering Academic History part 1 - adding high school and Colleges attended (Video by San Diego State University)
  • CSU Admission Application - Entering Academic History part 2 - entering college courses (Video by San Diego State University)
  • CSU Admission Application - Entering Academic History part 3 - entering standardized test and Military credits (Video by San Diego State University)
  • CSU Admission Application - Supporting information, Program Materials, and submitting the application (Video by San Diego State University)
  • CSU Admission Application - EOP Application (Video by CAL Poly SLO)
  • Financial Aid Information for transfer students
  • Financial Aid - Interpreting Award Letters
  • Financial Aid - Interpreting Award Letters (Recording) 
  • "Next Steps" after Submitting an Application
  • Transfer Process
  • UC Admission Application
  • UC Personal Insight Questions (PIQ)
  • UC Transfer Planner (TAP) to UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) - This will review the TAG requirements and guide you to complete TAP/TAG Application

 Sign-up to access workshops