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UC Transfer Admission – Everything You Need To Know

Below is a consolidated list of transfer admission information I have gathered over the years (plus my advice), which was previously scattered all across my blog but now in one place for easy access! Looking for help with UC Application and Personal Insight Questions? Find a consolidated list of my numerous How-To Guides here. UC Transfer Admission Update (systemwide information)…

November 2017 UC Counselors and Advisers Bulletin

From the UC Counselors and Advisers Bulletin – November 2017, received on November 14, 2017: The fall 2018 application submission period has begun Seven reminders for applicants UC Application Center hours Oct. 1 – Mar. 2: FAFSA, Cal Grant, and California Dream Act filing period UC Transfer Pathways Guide (plus additional explanation from me) Question of the Month (plus additional…

UC Personal Insight Questions Guidelines

Remember that I have detailed guidelines on my website for how to answer the Personal Insight Questions, including some general strategies as well as dos and don’ts: Freshman Application Timeline – UC Personal Insight Questions Transfer Application Timeline – UC Personal Insight Questions I also recently posted two series of “How-To” guides. In case you missed them, you can find…

UC Application How-To Guide, Part III: Personal Insight Questions Tricks

This is the third installment of a four-part series. See Part I: Pick Your Major for how your choice of major may affect your application and chance of admission, Part II: Additional Comments for examples of information that should be included in the Additional Comments sections of your UC Application, and Part IV: Application Fee Payment for a detailed explanation…

UC Application How-To Guide, Part II: Additional Comments

This is the second installment of a four-part series. See Part I: Pick Your Major for how your choice of major may affect your application and chance of admission, Part III: Personal Insight Questions Tricks for tips on how to quickly shorten and improve readability of your responses, and Part IV: Application Fee Payment for a detailed explanation of the…

Berkeley Transfer Admission Update

This is a repost of my last public Berkeley transfer admission update (from Fall 2016). Current updates are only available to my newsletter subscribers due to multiple incursions by the UCs. You can find the Fall 2016 transfer admission update here. The file contains updates from Berkeley and the UC system (which includes updates from each of the nine UC…