Virtual Transfer Week is September 21 to 24

During virtual transfer week, students can learn about transferring to more than 50 colleges and universities, including:

  • California State Universities (CSU)
  • Universities of California (UC)
  • Independent and/or private colleges and universities
  • Out-of-state colleges and universities

The virtual sessions will be hosted by university representatives and will provide information regarding the application process, financial aid, programs, and scholarships. All Los Rios students are invited to participate!

Transfer Week Workshops

How to Join Virtual Transfer Week Sessions

  1. RSVP for each day of transfer week that you are interested in.
  2. When you RSVP, check all the sessions you're interested in attending (even the ones you're unsure about).
  3. We'll send you Zoom links for the sessions you've signed up for one week in advance.
  4. Attend the virtual sessions, listen, take notes, and ask questions!

Workshop Details

Sac State Day – September 21, 2020

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Time Workshop Presenter(s)
9 am to 10 am College of Education Student Success Center: Discover Sac State's College of Education
The College of Education will provide an overview of undergraduate degrees in Child Development and Deaf Studies and explore options for entering careers in education and child/family related fields.
Ashley Ciraulo Stuart, Student Success Center Coordinator; Karina Figueroa Ramirez, Educational Equity Coordinator
10 am to 11 am Humanities and Religious Studies: Choosing Humanities and Religious Studies
This session will be a discussion of the Humanities and Religious Studies Department at CSUS: A Hidden Gem on Campus!
Alyson R. Buckman, Chair and Professor, HRS; Harvey Stark, Professor and Chair of Graduate Studies, HRS
10 am to 11 am Psychology: Experiential Learning Opportunities - Student Panel with Psychology Prospects Peer Mentor Students
Learn about the Psychology Department, clubs, organizations and experiential opportunities within the Psychology program.
TBD
10 am to 11 am ADTs and Our Sac State Transfer Experience
This session will provide participants with a brief overview of the Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT), and the guaranteed benefits of these community college degrees. The Transfer Peer Coaches will also share information about their own Sac State transfer experience. The workshop will feature a presentation and a Q&A session.
Guadalupe Mendez, Transfer Peer Coach; Joshua Melgarejo, Transfer Peer Coach
11 am to 12 pm College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies: Student Success Center
Zoom Passcode: 877891
Join us to listen and gather information about the various programs under the College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies. Q and A session will also be available.The first 20 minutes will be an informational session about the Student Success Center and its services, and the rest of the hour will be an FAQ session with faculty.
TBD
11 am to 12 pm Liberal Studies: Liberal Studies (pre-elementary/special education teaching) Major
Find out why the Liberal Studies major at Sac State is the way to go if you are interested in becoming an elementary and/or special education teacher in the future.
Kristen Anderegg, Liberal Studies Lead Advisor
11 am to 12 pm School of Music: Sac State Music Admissions
In this session, you will learn more about admissions to Sac State's School of Music.
Dr. Stephen Blumberg, Director and Mark Allen, Music Admissions Counselor
12 pm to 1 pm Admissions and Outreach: How Do I Transfer To Sac State?
Zoom Passcode: Herky22
In this session, you will learn more about the transfer admissions process to Sac State. Note: This session holds a max of 300 student participants. If you are unable to get into this session, then there is a second session at 3 pm.
Carlos Rubio, Admissions and Outreach Counselor; Sarah Wood, Articulation Officer
1 pm to 2 pm College of Business Administration: Business Major Admission and Requirements
This session will address frequently asked questions about Business major impaction, the application process, and degree requirements.
Jayme Richards, Academic Advisor, College of Business Administration
1 pm to 2 pm Division of Social Work: Division of Social Work Pre-Major Requirements
This session will go over pre major requirements students would need prior to transfer to Sac State
Meagan Solomon, Division of Social Work Advisor
1 pm to 2 pm Humanities and Religious Studies: Choosing Humanities and Religious Studies
This session will be a discussion of the Humanities and Religious Studies Department at CSUS: A Hidden Gem on Campus!
Alyson R. Buckman, Chair and Professor, HRS; Harvey Stark, Professor and Chair of Graduate Studies, HRS; Joel Dubois, Professor and Faculty Fellow, HRS
2 pm to 3 pm College of Business Administration: Business Major Admission and Requirements
This session will address frequently asked questions about Business major impaction, the application process, and degree requirements.
Jayme Richards, Academic Advisor, College of Business Administration
2 pm to 3 pm College of Education Student Success Center: Discover Sac State's College of Education
The College of Education will provide an overview of undergraduate degrees in Child Development and Deaf Studies and explore options for entering careers in education and child/family related fields.
Ashley Ciraulo Stuart, Student Success Center Coordinator; Karina Figueroa Ramirez, Educational Equity Coordinator
2 pm to 3 pm Division of Social Work: Division of Social Work Pre-Major Requirements
This session will go over pre major requirements students would need prior to transfer to Sac State.
Meagan Solomon, Division of Social Work Advisor
2 pm to 3 pm College of Health and Human Services: Nursing/Health Science
Zoom Passcode: 169812
In this session you will learn more about the modifications to Sac State's Nursing/Health Science Programs.
TBD
3 pm to 4 pm Admissions and Outreach: How Do I Transfer To Sac State?
Zoom Passcode: Herky22
In this session you will learn more about the transfer admissions process to Sac State. Note: This session holds a max of 300 student participants.
Carlos Rubio, Admissions and Outreach Counselor; Sarah Wood, Articulation Officer
3 pm to 4 pm College of Health and Human Services: Nursing/Health Science
Zoom Passcode: 260161
In this session you will learn more about the modifications to Sac State's Nursing/Health Science Programs.
TBD

Private and Out-of-State Day – September 22, 2020

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Time Workshop Presenter(s)
9 am to 10 am Southern Oregon University
Join your area Admission Counselor Alona Jackson, for an online presentation and Q and A to find out more about Southern Oregon University's programs, scholarships, financial aid, housing, and more!
Alona Jackson, Admissions Counselor and Group Tour Coordinator
9 am to 10 am Mount Saint Mary's University
Learn everything you need to know about transferring to MSMU! We will touch base on our new application, transfer requirements and resources, and how you can apply today!
Precious Barela
9 am to 10 am Samuel Merritt University
Join us for a brief overview of SMU Nursing programs: BSN, ABSN, and ELMSN with Q&A.
Katharine Leyva
10 am to 11 am Arizona State University
Learn how to transfer to Arizona State University to complete your degree on campus or online. ASU offers simple and direct admission, no impacted programs, and over 350 majors to choose from.
Richard Frische, Coordinator Senior, Graduate and Transfer Recruitment
10 am to 11 am Grand Canyon University
Meet with your local GCU transfer admissions counselor and learn about admissions requirements, how to apply, easy transfer credit evaluation, scholarship information, and degree programs offered.
Natalie Garza, University Admissions Counselor
10 am to 11 am University of Oregon
Zoom Passcode: 912340
Learn about transferring to the University of Oregon where you will be welcomed into a community who embrace new ideas, celebrate diversity and inclusion, and honor the differences among us.
Loretta Klosterman, Regional Admissions Counselor
11 am to 12 pm Oregon State University
Zoom Passcode: 518264
This is an opportunity for you to meet with OSU's transfer admissions and scholarship representatives to learn about transfer admission requirements, scholarships, and much more.
Jose Ceja Garibay, Transfer Services Manager; Kim Alvarez, Transfer Services Manager; Heidi Kinion, Assistant Director, Office of Scholarships
11 am to 12 pm Boise State University
This Idaho school brings big city adventure with the excitement of the great outdoors. Attend this session to learn about the transfer application process, scholarships, and majors available to you.
Roni Boynton, Senior Transfer Admissions Counselor
11 am to 12 pm University of Nevada, Reno
Learn how to transfer to the University of Nevada, Reno with an admissions counselor and the Director of Transfer recruitment
Schaller DeSart, Regional Admissions and Recruitment Coordinator; Kari Emm, Director of Transfer Recruitment
11 am to 12 pm University of Alaska Anchorage
Join us in the Urban Wild. With WUE tuition, small class sizes, and access to adventure, UAA is the campus for you.
Dr. Tiffany Viggiano
11 am to 12 pm HBCU Guaranteed Admission Program Presentation
California Community College to HBCU Transfer  Informational Session of our TAG Program with 39 HBCUs.
Myko Campbell, Event Coordinator
12 pm to 1 pm Huston-Tillotson
Zoom Passcode: 619584
Discover the #1 HBCU in Austin, Texas! Get ready to speak with the Office of Admission and take the next steps towards a rewarding academic experience.
Asia Haney, Director of Admission; Stephanie Lopez, Admission Counselor
12 pm to 1 pm Tuskegee University
Zoom Passcode: 5xAWVL
Join us for an admissions session for Tuskegee University.
Jessica Hudson
12 pm to 1 pm Portland State University
Learn about the academic programs offered at Portland State, how you can become part of Oregon's most diverse study body, and more about how the WUE (Western Undergraduate Exchange) program works!
Dave Kobzina, Assistant Director for Transfer Recruitment
1 pm to 2 pm Common Application Information Session
Are you interested in applying to multiple universities? Join us to learn how the Common Application can simplify your application process.
Richard Frische, Arizona State University, Coordinator Senior, Graduate and Transfer Recruitment
1 pm to 2 pm University of the Pacific
Come learn what University of the Pacific has to offer! From our paid Co-Op placements and accelerated programs, to our myriad of health majors and Law School Guarantee, UOP has a program for you!
Erica Delgado, Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions
1 pm to 2 pm California College of Arts
Learn abou CCA programs, application requirements, the transfer process, scholarships, careers, and more!
Carrie Dhillon, Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions
1 pm to 2 pm St. Mary's College
Meet with Saint Mary's College of California Transfer Admission Representatives and discuss admission, transcripts, financial aid, and scholarships, and get your questions answered.
Memphis Latchison, Assistant Director of Admissions – Transfer Admissions
2 pm to 3 pm William Jessup University
Zoom Passcode: 422443
As an exceptional Christian college in Sacramento, CA, William Jessup University seeks to develop the whole person by developing skills in communication, quantitative reasoning, and critical thinking.
Ashley Lewis, Admissions Counselor
2 pm to 3 pm Santa Clara University
Zoom Passcode: Broncos
Assistant Director of Admission Gerardo Miranda will speak about Santa Clara University and the opportunities it brings to the students.
Gerardo Miranda, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admission
2 pm to 3 pm Brandman University
Brandman University is a private, non-profit university. We have 26 campuses and all of our programs can be completed online. Join this session to learn how to transfer today!
Amy Crown, Business Development Associate
2 pm to 3 pm University of Southern California
Zoom Passcode: fighton!; Phone Passcode: 66883887
For students interested in learning about the process of transferring to USC. Learn about USC, transfer admission, financial aid and online resources. Ask questions to an admission counselor.
Tyler Swartout
3 pm to 4 pm Pepperdine University
We look forward to sharing our Bachelor of Science in Management Degree completion program with an optional pathway into an additional year MBA. Online or at night on campus.
Bree Jensen
3 pm to 4 pm Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM)
Are you interested in Design and Business majors? FIDM may be what you're looking for please join us for an informational session on opportunities this four-year private college can offer you.
Megan Sterling-College Representative. Roseanne Johnson-College Representative
3 pm to 4 pm Simpson University
Located in Northern California, Simpson offers more than 25 programs and a rich athletic program.
Derek Drake, Admissions Counselor
3 pm to 4 pm Otis College of Art and Design
Information about the location, curriculum, student services, and career services at Otis College.
TBD

UC Day – September 23, 2020

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Time Workshop Presenter(s)
9 am to 10 am UC Transfer Admissions Planner (TAP)
New to the UC Transfer Admission Planner? Join us for a step-by-step workshop on the UC TAP tool.
Amandip Singh, North Valley Admissions Transfer Advisor
10 am to 12 pm UC Davis Transfer Information Session
Learn more about what UC Davis has to offer transfer students. Get all your questions answered during the interactive chat and learn about the TAG, life as an Aggie, and resources available to you.
Pamela Blanco, Associate Director, TOP, Undergraduate Admissions; Ella Lam, TOP Coordinator, Undergraduate Admissions; Mark Foncannon, Director of Student Recruitment and Career Development; Natasha Coulter, Academic Advisor, College of Engineering; TBD, College of Biological Sciences; TBD, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
12 pm to 1pm Transferring to UC Berkeley
Zoom Passcode: 022573
If you are looking to transfer to UC Berkeley, come to our session to get some basics about UC Berkeley and learn about the transfer process! We will focus on the application, including the PIQs!
Henry Tsai, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
12 pm to 1 pm UC Merced Admissions Presentation
Interested in transferring to UC Merced? Join us to learn more about the campus, student life, research, and more!
Amandip Singh, North Valley Admissions Transfer Advisor
1 pm to 2 pm Why UC Santa Cruz
Zoom Passcode: 708631
Learn how UCSC is different by design. Find out more about our beautiful location, global recognition, academic offerings and student life. We will also review the admission requirements.
Lisa Overstreet, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
1 pm to 2 pm UCLA Transfer Admissions
Join us for this opportunity to learn about the admission process for prospective UCLA transfer students
Lila Mendoza, Assistant Director of Transfer Recruitment
2 pm to 3 pm UC Santa Barbara Admissions
Learn about what UC Santa Barbara has to offer, transfer admission requirements, the Transfer Admission Guarantee, and more!
Adra Bowman, UCSB Transfer Admissions Counselor
2 pm to 3 pm UC Irvine Transfer Outreach
Phone: (669) 900-6833
This session will cover an overview of UC transfer admission and UCI campus highlights, paying special attention to transfer student resources and our Transfer Admission Guarantee TAG requirements.
Norma Peniche, Regional Admissions Counselor
3 pm to 4 pm UC San Diego
Zoom Passcode: Triton
Why UC San Diego? We invite you to explore UC San Diego and learn about the Campus. In this presentation we will cover the admissions requirements, college system, housing, and financial aid.
Kristin Livingston, Admissions Officer
3 pm to 4 pm Transfer to UC Riverside
We will discuss the finer details of admissions requirements for transfers. Learn how to prepare to meet the selection criteria for specific majors and much more!
Maria Salazar, Transfer Admission Specialist ( maria.salazar@ucr.edu)

CSU Day – September 24, 2020

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Time Workshop Presenter(s)
10 am to 11 am Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Amazing Student Resources
Dimitrous Chattman, Regional Admissions Manager Cal Poly
10 am to 11 am CSU Bakersfield – CSUB Campus Highlights and Admissions Requirements
In this session you will meet with a CSUB Representative, and hear more about the campus highlights, and the admissions requirements. 
Gloriann Garza, University Outreach Counselor
11 am to 12 pm Sonoma State University – Admissions Presentation
Come learn about everything SSU has to offer our students! This presentation will include a general overview of campus, admissions requirements and updates, and virtual campus and housing tours!
Erin Butt, Enrollment Advisor
11 am to 12 pm Humboldt State University – Why Humboldt State University?
Join us for this Admissions presentation on what HSU has to offer. 
Ivan Contreras Mendoza, HSI-STEM Transfer Specialist; Leo Canez, Native American Recruiter/Admissions Counselor
12 pm to 1 pm Chico State Q&A
Information regarding Chico State.
Laura Villa, MSW
12 pm to 1 pm CSU Northridge
Join to learn about the programs offered at California State University, Northridge (CSUN).
Gigi McGuire, Assistant Director, Partnerships & Initiatives, Student Outreach & Recruitment
12 pm to 1 pm CSU Maritime Academy – Admission and Campus Overview
Campus introduction and admission requirements led by an admission counselor.
Mike Tressel, Ass. Director of Admission
1 pm to 2 pm CSU Monterey Bay
Cal State Monterey Bay information session.
Matthew Daines
1 pm to 2 pm San Jose State University
Get an overview of the admissions requirements, the programs offered, and why you should transfer to San Jose State University!
Julio Cesar Ortega, Admissions Counselor and Recruiter
1 pm to 2 pm CSU East Bay- Cal State East Bay Info Sessions
Join us for general information sessions with a Cal State East Bay counselor. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions about majors, tuition, campus life, admissions, and more.
Kumar Krishan, Counselor for Undergraduate Recruitment; Carmen Crum, Counselor for Undergraduate Recruitment
2 pm to 3 pm CSU Long Beach
We will cover admission information and student support services at CSULB.
Diego Monge, College Advisor; Erica Ifill-Dobbins, Outreach Coordinator
2 pm to 3 pm San Francisco State
Explore why San Francisco State is the college for you.
Tony Flores, Transfer Specialist; Colette Cowan Community College Outreach Specialist
3 pm to 4 pm Fresno State – An Amazing University
Learn all you want to know about Fresno State.
Rich Partida, Recruitment Counselor; Rick Chacon, Assistant Director
3 pm to 4 pm CSU Stanislaus – Stan State Admission Presentation
Come and learn about what Stan State has to offer you! 
Leticia Barrios, Admission Counselor