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Transfer Track

Calling all Transfer Students! Join the Transfer Success Track at any point in your first semester at CSUSM. Participants must complete 5 events ranging from one of each of the five Learning Outcomes of the Co-Curricular Model. Complete 5 events by the end of the semester celebration to receive certificate and gift for future career use! More information about the Transfer Success Track will be provided at New Student Orientation!

Transfer Success Track Certificate: 

As you jump into your first semester at CSUSM, we would like to offer you a specialized track for Transfer Students to get connected on campus.  The Transfer Success Track is a great way for you to meet CSUSM faculty, staff and students.  You will have the opportunity to make your years at CSUSM really count by getting engaged in leadership and professional development opportunities.   

Click Here to access and complete the virtual Transfer Success Track tracking sheet. 

Co-curricular model

Please reach out to Orientation, New Student & Family Programs at (760) 750-4930 or with any questions.

Transfer Student Reception: 

The first day of classes in Fall! An opportunity to connect with fellow transfer students as well as CSUSM faculty and staff!

Monday, August 26, 2019 from 4-5:30pm in USU 2310

RSVP for this event here!Click HERE!

Upcoming Events

Transfer Student Involvement Opportunities

Tau Sigma Honor Society

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Tau Sigma is a national academic honor society for transfer students who achieve 3.5 or higher GPA at the end of their first term at CSUSM.  Recognizing high achieving students transferring to the university and continuing to support their success thereafter. For more information on how to join, contact President Amaris Gonzalez at

Transfer Online Community 

cougar courses

Transfer students have a unique forum within their Cougar Courses account where they can receive success tips and be able to connect with one another!

Transfer Connect

A series Transfer Tuesdays offered during University Hour (U-hour), providing different topics relevant to transfer student needs. Come connect with fellow transfer students and staff and learn how to utilize what you learn at CSUSM post graduation in the Academic Success Center!

Orientation Team

Become a Transfer Student Ambassador! After experiencing the transition to CSUSM first-hand join
our team and help others get immersed in our campus community. Join the Orientation Team here!

Parenting Support


The Gender Equity Center supports breastfeeding employees and students who wish to pump breastmilk for their children while at work or attending school. CSUSM will provide a location and a reasonable amount of time to accommodate employees and students pursuant to state laws and Title IX. 

Student Parent Network: Encouraging support in the parent community while providing resources, and extending both social and professional opportunities on and off campus to parents, who are pursuing their educational goals.


Additional Transfer Support Programs

Transfer Student Initiatives & Programs
(Resources to satisfy the Transfer Success Track)

  1. Join us for Transfer Tuesday Topics in the Academic Success Center every Tuesday during U-hour!
  2. Check out the variety of interactive workshops through the Career Center to assist with your career decisions and job search skills!
  3. Online Transfer Student Community via Cougar Courses!