Mission

The Transfer Student Center at UCLA was created in 2009 by the Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs in order to expand institutional supports for underrepresented students. Our office is committed to serving the diverse population of transfer students at UCLA and the needs particular to this community. We help students hit the ground running by connecting them to the university system and offering support and the tools they need to achieve their desired goals at UCLA and beyond.


We CONNECT Transfer Students to...

  • Programming specific to new transfer students to help them successfully transition to UCLA
  • Information, referrals, and support services that assist with navigating the UCLA system
  • A variety of transfer-specific social events and activities so they can interact and engage with their peers

We SUPPORT Transfer Students by...

  • Providing personalized problem solving and guidance through accessible and dedicated professional staff and student interns
  • Offering quarterly information-based workshops that support their success towards completing their academic, professional, and personal goals
  • Partnering with a variety of UCLA departments to continue transfer-specific initiatives and increase visibility of services and support available to this population

In these pursuits, the Transfer Program aspires to connect and support UCLA transfer students in order for them to ACHIEVE Bruin success.