Transfer Fair for CSU/UC Bound Students

Story By: David Hernandez, Reporter

Fresno City College will is holding a transfer day college fair on Sept. 13 in the University Mall area.

For students who are unsure of where to continue their education, this event will provide loads of much needed information.

The fair will feature many activities, and beginning at 9 a.m., representatives from CSUs, UCs and private colleges will be out in the mall area to answer any questions students may have.

Workshops will run from 1p.m. to 4p.m. in Room 251 of the OAB.  Historically Black Colleges and University Transfer Pathways will be featured. Director Helen Young and FCC Transfer counselors will talk about the HBCU system and go over the requirements and transfer basics for the colleges.

Later in OAB 251, representatives of the University of California will hold a panel to discuss the different majors offered at the different colleges and admissions requirements. They will also take questions about the nine different UC campuses.

The Introduction to Transfer Workshop will  be held at 12:15 p.m. and at 4 p.m. in ST-202.

Students who attend this workshop will learn the basics of how to apply and transfer to the university of their choice, application periods, grade point average, unit requirements and major preparation.  

The Transfer Scholarship workshop will be taking place at 2:30 p.m. in ST-202. This workshop will provide guidance on how to apply for available scholarships for UCs, CSUs, and other California private colleges.

The workshop will last one hour and will provide details on institutional and non-institutional scholarships, different types of grants and resources for undocumented students.


If you have any questions regarding this event call the transfer center at 559-442-8290. The office is located in the Student Services building located on the second floor.