Transferring from San Jac

Are you planning to transfer? If so, meet with an Educational Planner or Counselor early in your academic career to ensure transferability of courses. Your future university’s website is the best resource for information regarding admissions, testing, deadlines, GPA requirements, and transfer plans.

Steps to Transfer PDF


Steps To Transfer To A University/College
  • Confirm SJC program
  • Identify necessary course sequences and transfer plans for potential universities
  • Pathway exploration assistance
  • Career services resources 
  • Contact and visit potential universities to determine best fit
  • Meet with university advisor, receive campus tours, and potentially waive your application fee
  • Experience on-campus environment
  • Visit transfer institution website to understand admissions procedure and submit application
  • Submit official transcripts and other required documents (test scores, essays, letters of recommendations, etc.)
  • Pay application fee

Meet with university advisor to determine admission, successful transfer courses, transfer GPA, and plan future courses to complete bachelor’s degree

  • Apply for services such as Financial Aid, Scholarships, Veteran’s Benefits, and Accessibility Services, if applicable.
  • Explore on campus housing, student involvement and activities, tutoring services, career services, and other on campus resources to enhance your college experience
Things to consider about Transferring
  • What is the minimum GPA required to transfer?
  • Do they offer your field of study/major?
  • What is the deadline to apply for admissions?
  • What is the deadline to apply for scholarships and financial aid?
  • Compare the cost to other Universities?
  • Did you apply for financial aid?
  • Did you apply for veterans’ benefits?
  • Do you qualify for any application waivers?
  • Do you qualify for any exemptions?
  • Are there more classes you can take at San Jacinto before transferring?
  • Have you scheduled a campus visit?
  • Sign up for a visit (link)