Spring 2016 Transfer Workshops and Presentations Schedule - Transfer Center

Transfer workshops and presentations are designed to support you through the transfer process. Each presentation is designed to give you the most information about a topic.  The workshop is partially interactive and helps students research information on the computer.  Browse through the topics below and select the title for detailed information. If you have any questions about a topic, please contact us.

These events are open to only Ohlone College students. Dates, times, and locations are subject to change. Please check this web page frequently. Unless otherwise noted, transfer workshops and presentations are held at the Fremont campus.

The Common Application

Topics Covered: What is it? What schools use it? Tips for addressing questions within it? Individual institution deadlines, supplemental applications, forms required, procedures for those forms, where to go for assistance, etc.

Spring 2016 Schedule
The Common Application
Date Time Location
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

The CSU Application

CSU The California State University logo.Topics Covered: When and where to apply? Tips before your begin. What to expect after application submission. Documents, deadlines, where to go for application assistance.

Spring 2016 Schedule
The CSU Application
Date Time Location
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Wednesday, April 06, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room NC1317, first floor, Wing 3, Newark campus

Exploring Private Colleges as a Transfer Option

Workshop Description: Join an Ohlone counselor for a candid discussion on the value of and considerations to take when exploring private institutions. Topics covered include: Differences between private and public colleges and universities, For-profit and Non-profit institutions, Affording a private education, Specialty schools, liberal arts colleges… what are they and why might it be a good fit for me? Assessing for educational fit, debunking myths about private institutions.

Spring 2016 Schedule
Exploring Private Colleges as a Transfer Option
Date Time Location
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7107, Building 7, first floor

Financial Aid Basics for Transfer Students

Workshop Description: Attend this workshop to learn about financial aid as it pertains to transfer students. Topics covered include: What is financial aid and why apply for aid? Do I apply for financial aid after I’ve been admitted to the university? (The answer is no, so come find out why.) Understanding your financial aid award/package.

Spring 2016 Schedule
Financial Aid Basics for Transfer Students
Date Time Location
Thursday, February 18, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

Graphic Design Major

Spring 2016 Schedule
Graphic Design Major
Date Time Location
Monday, April 11, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm Room 7101, Building 7, first floor

How to Choose Your Major

Workshop Description: Unsure about your major? Ever wonder how your major relates to future careers? Attend this hands-on workshop to research majors, colleges and universities that offer your major(s), as well as occupational and salary information associated with the major(s).

Spring 2016 Schedule
How to Choose Your Major
Date Time Location
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:30am - 12:00pm Room NC1317, first floor, Wing 3, Newark campus
Tuesday, March 08, 2016 1:00pm - 2:30pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 11:30am - 1:00pm Room 7101, Building 7, first floor

International Student Transfer

Workshop Description: If you are an international  student (F-1 Visa holding student) interested in transferring to a university, you are invited to attend this workshop and learn about transfer admission requirements, transfer options, international records, cost of attendance, and Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG).

Spring 2016 Schedule
International Student Transfer
Date Time Location
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 11:30am - 12:30pm Room 7107, Building 7, first floor

Nursing Basics

Workshop Description: Have you ever considered a career in nursing? Do you know what it takes to get in to nursing school? Learn about the career options in nursing and the basic entrance requirements.

Spring 2016 Schedule
Nursing Basics
Date Time Location
Monday, April 25, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

Transfer Admission Guarantee Information Session

Workshop Description: Attend this workshop to learn about the different guaranteed transfer admission opportunities. Specifically, we will go over the Associate Degree for Transfer to the CSU system and UC Transfer Admission Guarantee.

Spring 2016 Schedule
Transfer Admission Guarantee Information Session
Date Time Location
Monday, April 11, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

Jump Start Your UC Application

University of California logo.Topics Covered: When and where to apply? Tips before your begin. What to expect after application submission. Documents, deadlines, where to go for application assistance. UC Personal statement overview.
Spring 2016 Schedule
Jump Start Your UC Application
Date Time Location
Thursday, March 31, 2016 1:00pm - 2:30pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Thursday, April 21, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

The UC Personal Statement

University of California logo.Workshop Description (Spring): Applying for Fall or Spring 2017 admission to the UC? Come obtain tips for addressing the two prompts on the UC application and get a head start on the process.

Spring 2016 Schedule
The UC Personal Statement
Date Time Location
Cancelled Thursday, April 21, 2016    

UC Berkeley Cross Enrollment

University of California logo.Workshop Description: Are you interested in taking classes at UC Berkeley while being an Ohlone student? Attend this information session for eligibility requirements, application procedures, and considerations to make when deciding on this program.

Spring 2016 Schedule
UC Berkeley Cross Enrollment
Date Time Location
Monday, May 09, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

The Next Steps After You Applied

Workshop Description (Spring): Did you apply for transfer in Fall 2016? The process does not stop there… Come to the Next Steps workshop to learn about the additional requirements and deadlines you must meet to ensure a smooth transfer to the 4-year university including supplemental applications, UC application update, UC/CSU transcripts, financial aid, and so much more!

Spring 2016 Schedule
The Next Steps After You Applied
Date Time Location
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 7340, Building 7, third floor

You’re Accepted: UC Irvine Next Steps

UC Irvine logo.Workshop Description: Did you get accepted to UCI? The process does not stop there… Come to the Next Steps workshop to learn about the additional requirements and deadlines you must meet to ensure a smooth transfer to the 4-year university.

Spring 2016 Schedule
You’re Accepted: UC Irvine Next Steps
Date Time Location
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 11:00am - 1:00pm Room 7101, Building 7, first floor

You’re Accepted: UCLA Next Steps

UCLA logo.Workshop Description: Did you get accepted to UCLA? The process does not stop there… Come to the Next Steps workshop to learn about the additional requirements and deadlines you must meet to ensure a smooth transfer to the 4-year university.

Spring 2016 Schedule
You’re Accepted: UCLA Next Steps
Date Time Location
Thursday, April 7, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm Room 7101, Building 7, first floor

You’re Accepted: UCSC Next Steps

UC Santa Cruz logo.Workshop Description: Did you get accepted to UCSC? The process does not stop there… Come to the Next Steps workshop to learn about the additional requirements and deadlines you must meet to ensure a smooth transfer to the 4-year university.

Spring 2016 Schedule
You’re Accepted: UCSC Next Steps
Date Time Location
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 1:30pm - 2:30pm Room 7340, Building 7, third floor

You’re Accepted: SFSU Next Steps

SF State logo.Workshop Description: Did you get accepted to SFSU? The process does not stop there… Come to the Next Steps workshop to learn about the additional requirements and deadlines you must meet to ensure a smooth transfer to the 4-year university.

Spring 2016 Schedule
You’re Accepted: SFSU Next Steps
Date Time Location
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

You’re Accepted: UCSD Next Steps

UC San Diego logo.Workshop Description: Did you get accepted to UCSD? The process does not stop there… Come to the Next Steps workshop to learn about the additional requirements and deadlines you must meet to ensure a smooth transfer to the 4-year university.

Spring 2016 Schedule
You’re Accepted: UCSD Next Steps
Date Time Location
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am Room 7101, Building 7, first floor