Transfer Center

Application Services & Information

The FC Transfer Center provides a variety of comprehensive services designed to assist and inform you in the year-long application process.

Important Application Notices

“I applied to the Cal State and/or UC for fall 2023; when will I know if I have been admitted?”

March through April is the traditional Admission Decision Season for students who have applied to the Cal State and/or UC for a fall transfer. However, it is possible that some Cal State campuses will issue their admission decisions prior to March. Once you have received your admission notices, sign up for our Part 4 workshop!


Considering a transfer to a university in 2024?
Follow these important steps:
  1. Meet with a counselor to confirm your application cycle.
    1. To schedule a counseling appointment [Click Here].
  2. Join your respective application cycle Canvas page (see below).
  3. Sign up for our Part 1: Preparing to Apply workshop when it is made available.
    1. We are now offering our Part 1 workshop for spring 2024 applicants (RSVP below).


Attention 2023 & 2024 Transfers – Join Your Transfer Cohort Canvas page!

If you have met with a counselor and they have confirmed that you are transferring to a four-year college/university in 2023 or 2024, then join your respective Transfer Application Cohort Canvas page!

Graphic link to Fall 2023 Transfer Cohort Canvas Page
Graphic link to Spring 2024 Transfer Cohort Canvas Page

2024 Winter/Spring Transfers

Graphic link to Fall 2024 Transfer Cohort Canvas Page

Comprehensive Application Services!

The tabs below provide an overview of the various application services that we offer to students. We strongly encourage you to begin with our workshops!

To RSVP for the workshops listed below click the link that corresponds to your transfer application cycle:
Workshops for 2023 Fall Transfers
– Now Booking for Part 4: Admission Decisions
Workshops for 2024 Spring/Winter Transfers
– Now Booking for Part 1: Preparing to Apply to the Cal State
Workshops for 2024 Fall Transfers
– Now Booking for UC Transfer Admissions Guarantee (TAG) Workshop

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Whether you are preparing to apply to the Cal State, UC, or private college, we provide the following application services to assist you.

Application Workshop Series:

A four-part workshop series designed to assist Cal State & UC transfer applicants through the year-long application cycle.

  • Part 1: Preparing to Apply – Two versions: Cal State & UC
  • Part 2: Applying to Transfer – Two versions: Cal State & UC
  • Part 3: After You Apply ~ The Next Steps
  • Part 4: Admissions Decisions

In addition, we supplement our four-part application series with the following workshops offered during select times of the year:

  • ADT Verification Workshop (Cal State Applicants Only)
  • UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (Fall UC Applicants Only)

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Applying to a Private College:

The Transfer Center provides the following workshop designed to assist you with the Common Application & Coalition Application:

  •  Applying to Private Colleges Workshop

The Transfer Center offers drop-in application assistance (M-F) during our hours of operation.
Note: Drop-in Hours can vary and may be limited; thus, it may be a good idea to call us to inquire about the current status of drop in assistance.

TO REQUEST IN-PERSON ASSISTANCE, please visit the Transfer Center located in room 212.
The Transfer Center has its own computer lab, or you may bring your own laptop.
Please note that we do not provide in person services on Fridays – virtual services only. 


The University of California application, Common Application, and Coalition Application all contain sections that require students to provide written responses to questions. Fullerton College students have the benefit of accessing two resources for assistance with the UC PIQ and any other undergraduate application writing requirement.

The following resources are designed to assist our undocumented students with completing the Cal State and UC applications.
If you have any questions or need assistance, please feel free to Contact Us.

The Transfer Center and Grads to Be Program are collaborating to provide undocumented students with the following workshop:

  • UC PIQs for Undocumented Students
    Thu. October 20 (2pm)
    To RSVP [Click Here]
This tab provides information for the various university application help centers. 

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Cal State Apply Help Center

  • Cal State Application Help Center
    Hours of Operation: Cal State Apply Application Support is available M-F, 6:00am-5:00pm PST.

    • For faster service, contact us using the Live Chat feature in the application.
    • Alternatively, contact us at (857) 304-2087
    • Or Email to: 
      We typically provide responses to emails within two business days; however, response times can take up to three business days when we’re at our busiest. Be sure to have your CAS ID number (located under your name in the upper-right corner of the application) when contacting Cal State Apply via phone or email.
  • Additional Resources:
    • Transfer Application Guide (pdf) -This guide provides information on how to accurately complete all sections of the Cal State application.
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UC Application Help Center

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The Common Application Help Center

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The Coalition Application Help Center

  • The Coalition Help Center does not have a phone center.
  • For assistance, please visit their Submit a Request page.
    If you contacted the Coalition help desk (by using the Submit a Request link), you can see the status of your requests at any time, by going to Technical Support > your user menu (in the upper right) > My activities.