Transfer Profile

When we review transfer applicants, we look at a wide variety of factors, some more easily quantifiable than others.

Statistics About Admitted Transfer Students

Overview by College and School Applied To for Fall 2020
  Applicants % of Total Applicants Admits Admit Rate
Total 25,955 100% 6,306 24%
The College 19,498 75% 5,700 29%
Samueli School of Engineering 3,978 15% 451 11%
School of Theater, Film & Television 1,123 4% 22 2%
School of the Arts & Architecture 932 4% 89 10%
School of Music 185 1% 32 17%
School of Nursing 239 1% 12 5%

Click on the name of the college/school above to see these figures by major.

Overview by School Type Transferring From
  Applicants % of Total Applicants Admits % of Total Admits Admit Rate
CA Community Colleges 22,009 85% 5,878 93% 27%
Other UC Campuses 1,020 4% 210 3% 21%
CA State Universities 432 2% 37 1% 9%
Other Schools 2,494 10% 181 3% 7%

 

Admitted Transfer Student Profiles From Past Years

Frequently Asked Questions

California community college transfer applicants are given priority consideration, then UC-to-UC transfer applicants are considered.

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