Spring 2015 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 for Private Schools

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 2015 Schedule
The Common Application for Private Schools
Date Time Location
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

The CSU Application

Topics Covered: When and where to apply? Tips before you begin. What to expect after application submission. Documents, deadlines, where to go for application assistance.

Spring 2015 Schedule
The CSU Application
Date Time Location
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

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 2015 Schedule
Exploring Private Colleges as a Transfer Option
Date Time Location
Thursday, February 19, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm Room 7108, 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 2015 Schedule
Financial Aid Basics for Transfer Students
Date Time Location
Monday, May 04, 2015 1:30pm - 2:30pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm 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).

Spring 2015 Schedule
How to Choose Your Major
Date Time Location
Thursday, March 19, 2015 11:00am - 12:30pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 11:00am - 12:30pm 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 2015 Schedule
Transfer Admission Guarantee Information Session
Date Time Location
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Thursday, May 07, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

Jump Start Your UC Application

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 2015 Schedule
Jump Start Your UC Application
Date Time Location
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 11:00am - 12:30pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor

The UC Personal Statement

Workshop Description (Fall): Applying for Fall or Spring 2016 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 2015 Schedule
The UC Personal Statement
Date Time Location
Thursday, May 14, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 7108, Building 7, first floor