Fall 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.

Fall 2016 Schedule
The Common Application
Date Time Location
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 11:30am - 11:30pm Room 7107, Building 7, first floor
Thursday, November 17, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7107, 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.

Fall 2016 Schedule
The CSU Application
Date Time Location
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7107, Building 7, first floor
Thursday, November 3, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Monday, November 14, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room NC1317, first floor, Newark campus

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.)

Fall 2016 Schedule
Financial Aid Basics for Transfer Students
Date Time Location
Thursday, October 6, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7107, Building 7, first floor
Thursday, October 27, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 7108, 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).

Fall 2016 Schedule
How to Choose Your Major
Date Time Location
 Thursday, October 13, 2016 (STEM) 1:00pm – 2:30pm Room 7101, Building 7, first floor
Thursday, November 15, 2016 (Business) 3:30pm - 5:30pm Room 7101, 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.

Fall 2016 Schedule
Transfer Admission Guarantee Information Session
Date Time Location
Thursday, August 25, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am Room 7107, Building 7, first floor
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7107, Building 7, first floor

The UC Application and Personal Insight Questions

University of California logo.Workshop Description (Fall): Applying for Fall 2017 admission to the UC? Come obtain tips for addressing the 7 prompts on the UC application and get a head start on the process.

Fall 2016 Schedule
The UC Application and Personal Insight Questions
Date Time Location

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Special Presenter: Bryan Martinez, UC Berkeley

11:00am – 12:30pm Room Changed To: Room 7101, Building 7, first floor

Friday, October 14, 2016

Special Presenter: Paitzar Giordjian, UCLA

11:00am - 12:00pm Room 5301, Building 5, third floor
Cancelled Monday, October 17, 2016    

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Special Presenter: Ernestina Avila-Estrada , UC Santa Cruz

1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

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.

Fall 2016 Schedule
UC Berkeley Cross Enrollment
Date Time Location
Monday, December 5, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7107, Building 7, first floor
Thursday, December 8, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

Application Workshops

Workshop Description: In addition to stopping by the Transfer Center during open hours for assistance, we are designating special days focused on transfer admission applications. If you are a Fall 2017 transfer applicant and had questions about your application, would like someone to read your personal insight questions or proofread your application before submission, or just need a space and time to work on your transfer applications, stop by!

Fall 2016 Schedule
Application Workshops
Date Time Location
Monday, November 21, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am Transfer Center 
Monday, November 21, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Transfer Center 
Monday, November 21, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm Transfer Center 
Monday, November 21, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Transfer Center 
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Transfer Center 
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm Transfer Center 
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm Transfer Center 
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm Transfer Center 
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 5:00pm - 6:00pm Transfer Center 
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am Placement Testing Center
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Placement Testing Center
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm Placement Testing Center
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Placement Testing Center
Monday, November 28, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am Transfer Center 
Monday, November 28, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Transfer Center 
Monday, November 28, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm Transfer Center 
Monday, November 28, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Transfer Center 
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room NC2308, Newark campus
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm Room NC2308, Newark campus
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm Room NC2308, Newark campus
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm Room NC2308, Newark campus
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 5:00pm - 6:00pm Room NC2308, Newark campus
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 9:00am - 10:00am Placement Testing Center
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am Placement Testing Center
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Placement Testing Center
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm Placement Testing Center

The Next Steps After You Applied

Workshop Description (Fall): Did you apply for transfer in Fall 2017? 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!

Fall 2016 Schedule
The Next Steps After You Applied
Date Time Location
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7101, Building 7, first floor

International Student Transfer Workshops

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).

Fall 2016 Schedule
International Student Transfer
Date Time Location
Thursday, October 20, 2016 12:15pm - 1:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Special Presenter: Patrick William Novak, UC Santa Cruz

2:30pm - 3:30pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

UCSF School of Medicine Pre-Med Information Session

UCSF School of Medicine logo.Workshop Description: The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, will be hosting a session on the medical school application process, course pre-requisites, and helpful resources as you explore and plan your pathway in the field of medicine and health sciences. All future doctors and health professionals are encouraged to attend!

Fall 2016 Schedule
UCSF School of Medicine Pre-Med Information Session
Date Time Location

Friday, November 18, 2016

Special Presenter: LaTasha Mitchell, UCSF

11:00am - 12:00pm Room 3101, Building 3, first floor

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