New Student Checklist: Transfer

Fall Quarter 2014

The transition to UCLA will be smoother if you make thoughtful and timely decisions. This checklist will guide you through the process.

Step 1: Accept admission, apply for honors and housing [April-May]

Step 2: Plan for New Student Orientation, supply needed information [June-July]

Action/Event Deadline
Report changes in your academic record or mailing address as needed, before the end of your last pre-UCLA class
Request your I-20 to obtain your student visa [international students only, F-1 and J-1 visas] after you accept your offer of admission to UCLA
Complete your Educational Planner [required to sign up for Orientation] before June 5, 2014
Sign up for New Student Orientation - signups begin: June 5, 2014
Apply for your BruinCard July 1, 2014
Send us official transcripts through Spring 2014 July 15, 2014
Apply for parking July 25, 2014
Complete the online course, AlcoholEdu for College July 28, 2014

Step 3. Attend New Student Orientation, enroll in classes [July-September]

Action/Event Timeline
Enroll in your Fall 2014 classes at Orientation
Get your first UCLA Degree Audit at Orientation

Step 4. Prepare for classes [September]

Action/Event Deadline
Send us official transcripts for Summer 2014 course work [if taken] September 1, 2014
Take the English as a Second Language Placement Exam [if required]
September 17, 2014
September 24, 2014
Pay tuition and other fees September 19, 2014
Enroll in or waive UC Student Health Insurance Plan [UC SHIP] September 19, 2014
Complete the online Mandatory Health Requirement October 1, 2014
Fall quarter classes begin October 2, 2014

Other things to know before you enroll . . .