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Incoming Students

Get Tips from the Transfer Peer Coaches in the Triton Transfer Hub!

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Transfer Prep Summer Series

Welcome Incoming Triton Transfers! We here at the Triton Transfer Hub have your back from the moment you hit accept. Attend our Triton Transfer Summer Prep Series so you are ready to hit the ground and run this fall!

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Transfer Edge

New first-year transfer students are invited to participate in the summer Transfer EDGE program.

Identify campus resources, discover research opportunities, connect with potential mentors, develop a strong social network, and more!

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Meet with a Peer Coach

You might have A LOT of questions UC San Diego, classes, and much  more - and who better to ask than a current Triton Transfer? Our coaches are here for you. Learn more about our Triton Transfer Peer Coaches, and make an appointment!

Transfer Peer Coaching

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Virtual Care Package

Joining us for the next academic year? View the Virtual Care Package made just for you by your transfer peer coaches!

View Virtual Care Package

View the New Transfer Student Guide

Once admitted, it can be difficult to prioritize as a new transfer student. A New Transfer Student Guide was created by our transfer peer coaches to ensure you are making the most out of your time at UC San Diego before and during your first quarter.

View Transfer Guide

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Preparing for Transfer Shock

Many of us find the transition to a new institution surprisingly stressful with all the new classes and experiences. Read about and watch how you can prevent transfer shock.

Read About Transfer Shock

Incoming Student FAQs

As an incoming student, you may have a ton of questions. Have no fear, our FAQs are here!

Frequently Asked Questions

See if you are eligible to participate in this great summer programs:



IDEA Engineering Student Center


Path (Preparing Accomplished Transfers to the Humanities)
Path, Division of Arts and Humanities

International Students

New Students

Find step-by-step support for newly admitted international students.

New Students


Find information on immigration advising to day-to-day life.


Incoming Student Contacts


All questions regarding transferring credits can be directed to

Contact Admissions


All questions regarding housing options can be directed to

Contact HDH

Financial Aid

Questions regarding your financial aid package or disbursements can be directed to

Contact Financial Aid


Counselors: Transfer Student Success as an assortment of presentations and workshops focused on UCSD transfer resources, services, and topics. Schedule a presentation with, and we will work together to meet the needs of your students. 

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