New Student Checklist: Transfer

Fall Quarter 2015

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
Complete your Educational Planner [required to sign up for Orientation] before June 4, 2015
Sign up for New Student Orientation - signups begin: June 4, 2015
Complete Part 1 of the online courses, AlcoholEdu for College and Haven June 15 – July 15, 2015
Submit your immunization history through the Ashe Secure Portal before you attend Orientation
Apply for your BruinCard July 1, 2015
Send us official transcripts through Spring 2015 July 15, 2015
Apply for parking July 24, 2015

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

Action/Event Timeline
Enroll in your Fall 2015 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 2015 course work [if taken] September 1, 2015
Take the English as a Second Language Placement Exam [if required]
September, 2015
Exam dates to be determined
Pay tuition and other fees September 18, 2015
Enroll in or waive UC Student Health Insurance Plan [UC SHIP] September 18, 2015
Complete Part 2 the online courses, AlcoholEdu for College and Haven September 20, 2015
Fall quarter classes begin September 24, 2015
Complete the online Mandatory Health Requirement October 1, 2015

Other things to know before you enroll . . .

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