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The transfer center will provide remote services to assist you with your transfer needs. We will be away for the summer but our General Counseling is open for remote appointments. Please contact us at counseling.merritt@peralta.edu with any questions or concerns you may have regarding the transfer process.

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The Merritt College Transfer Center provides assistance for students who plan to transfer to a four-year university.

Following are the services you can get at the Transfer Center:

  • Educational planning and Student Educational Plans
  • Concurrent enrollment w/ UC Berkeley, CSU East Bay, Mills College, and Holy Names University
  • Transfer Agreement Guarantees (TAG) with 7 of the 9 University of California campuses
  • Personalized contact with representatives from four-year universities, such as UC Berkeley, CSU East Bay, and San Francisco State University through visits at Merritt College
  • Resource library of college catalogs, directories, publications and online websites (coming soon)
  • Application and scholarship information
  • Workshops in a variety of areas, including admissions and majors
  • Special classroom and event presentations on the transfer process
  • Special events – ex: UC Admissions Panel, Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU) transfer day
  • Collaboration with special programs, such as the FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE (FYE), SANKOFA, Puente Program, Centro Latino, Extended Opportunity Program & Services, Student Accessibility Services (SAS)
  • Transfer Day is Oct 5, 2020 – an annual college fair with over 30 colleges and universities represented