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Transfer Connect

Transfer Connect is a chance for you to begin building your community before you step foot on campus! Connect sessions will be held in 2 parts:

Part 1 gives you a chance to connect with peers with shared identities.

Part 2 connects you virtually and in-person with your fellow incoming transfers and peer coaches around various topics important to your successful transition to UCSD.

Community-Based Connection  Topic-Based Connection

Military Connected Transfers: (Veteran, Service member, Spouse, Dependents)

  • virtual: July 11 11am-12pm

Topic 1: So You Got Accepted, Now What?

Tips to make sure you have a smooth transition

  • in-person: July 16 11am-1:30pm | virtual: July 30 11am-12pm

First-Generation Transfers:

  • virtual: July 18 11am-12pm

Topic 2: Navigating Web Reg./ Degree Audit.

how to see which classes you need, what requirements you have satisfied etc.

  • in-person: August 8 11am-1:30pm | virtual: August 9 11am-12pm

Transfer Students with Dependents (Students who have children they are the caretaker for)

  • virtual: July 29 12pm-1pm

Topic 3: Mentor Mapping

how to build support around yourself

  • in-person: September 4 11am-1:30pm virtual: September 6 11am-12pm

Undocumented & Mixed Status Transfer Students (Webinar format to maintain privacy)

  • virtual: Aug 12 11am-12pm


What are my next steps?

STEP 3: Participate in our Research & Involvement Series

If you are looking to dive into research opportunities and how to get involved at UC San Diego, look no further then STEP's Research & Involvement Series! Participating in this series will give you the tools to find research labs, faculty mentorship, experiential learning, UCSD involvement opportunities and resume support! 

Register for the Zoom link here


Research and Involvement Series 

Date & Time Topic Past Session Material
Tuesday, August 6 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. How to Get Involved at UCSD: Internships, Research, and Experiential Learning 


Tuesday, August 13 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Resume Workshop: What to include, how to format, and how to optimize
Monday, August 19 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. What is Research for at UCSD: For academic credits, programs, and where to find 
Friday, August 23 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Let's Talk Research: Looking at labs, topics, faculty, and more
Thursday, August 29 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. How to: Outreaching to Faculty for Research Opportunities


Check out all the dates and time below! 

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Your Events Summer Calendar is Here!

Be sure to keep up with STEP dates, due dates for transcripts, IGETC, class enrollment and more- we collected them together into this summer calendar.

View Summer Calendar