Transfer Center

The Transfer Center provides a variety of resources and services to assist students in achieving their transfer goals. The Transfer Center offers the following services to assist students in the transfer process: application and transfer workshops, transfer fairs, university campus tours, and university representative appointments. Click on the title below to see the current schedule of services offered in the Transfer Center.

For students interested in transferring to University of California (UC), Golden West College has Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) agreements with 6 of the 9 UC campuses.

Every reasonable effort has been made to insure the accuracy of information provided. Information is subject to change; therefore, it is in the students best interest to meet regularly with a counselor to receive updated information and plan for a successful transfer.

Call (714) 895-8794 or come by the Counseling Center to schedule your appointment.


Due to the current COVID-19 crisis, Golden West College is closed to the public until further notice. All classes/services have resumed instruction online and remotely.
You can also find us through the Transfer Center Cranium Cafe: Monday – Friday from 8:00 am 5:00 pm where we can assist you via Chat or Video (individual appointments available via Zoom). You can also send us an email at, or you can email directly to Yvonne Portillo ( or Thao Tran ( Thank you for your patience!
(Please check the Transfer Center Events for further information on Individual Reps Appointments/Information, Fairs, Webinar Workshops, and Virtual Tours)
August 1st - 30th Cal State Apply filing period for Spring 2021 admissions.
September 1st - 30th
UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) filing period for Fall 2021 admissions.
To sign up for the webinars, please click RSVP for F’21 TAG.
September 1st - November 1st (ADT by Sept. 15th)
GWC Fall Graduation Petition Filing Period.
October 1st - November 30th
CSU Application filing period for Fall 2021 admissions.
November 1st 30th
UC Application filing period for Fall 2021 admissions.