Helpful Information for Transfers

Getting prepared to transfer:

This is a tip sheet on personal statements:,,5-26-0-9406,00.html

This site is great if you want to apply to private colleges:

This is the start point for applying to UC

Financial Aid: The following includes an EFC calculator:

Personal Insights


An easy-to-follow guide on writing your personal statement essay: Personal Statement Advice

Tips for Application Essay Advisers
Berkeley workshop notes: Notes from Application Essay Prep. Workshop

Other important resources:

Link to the University of California's personal statement prompts and guidelines: "UC Personal Statement Prompt"
Please visit the transfer center for other college application workshops: Transfer Center Workshop Schedule
You can do a Google search for sample essays. This is just one of many search results: "Sample College Application / Scholarship Essays

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