Transfer News, Publications & Highlights
Read about our awesome transfer students, alumni, faculty and staff along with information on key events and initiatives happening within the Transfer Center.
Transfer Campus News
‘Creating a More Welcoming Campus.’ Cal Poly Transfers Help Fellow Students Adjust - Learn about the transfer academic coaching program! A partnership between the Transfer Center and the Office of Writing & Learning.
Deans' Firsthand Knowledge Helps Transfers Overcome Challenges - Read about our two current Deans of CSM and OCOB who were transfers.
Next Phase of the Journey: Reflections on the Transfer Student Experience - New transfer Einstein Mwase shares about his transfer journey along with other CSU transfers in this CSU story.
Transfer Students Highlights
Alyson Liang - A transfer architecture student who helped create designs to rebuild the town of Paradise after the Camp Fire.
Macey Hardridge - A business transfer from Cuesta who has created her own jewelry company called Lukcy Lukcy studio,
Mara Reyes and Manuel Cruz - Two transfers from Allan Hancock who played key roles in creating the Educators of Color club.
Rafael "Nicho" Velazquez-Ramos - The College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Science outstanding graduate in spring 2022 (also a transfer CP alum in spring 2021 with his BA in Agriculture Science).
Sarah Scherzinger - A transfer student who was a member of the winning Cal Poly concrete canoe team at American Society of Civil Engineers Concrete Canoe Competition at Louisiana Tech University on June 3-5 2022.
Tae Kim - A computer engineering transfer student who serves as a biomedical equipment technician in the Army Reserve.
Transfer Alumni Features
Jackie Duerr - A transfer double Cal Poly alumna who leads UCSD's Transfer Student Success Center shares about her story and advice for current transfers.
John Madden - A Cal Poly football legend, famous football coach, legendary sports announcer and Cal Poly transfer graduate.
Sabrina Canady - A transfer double Cal Poly alumna from Santa Maria who is the Lead Advisor for the College of Liberal Arts here at Cal Poly.
Yesenia Beas - A transfer double Cal Poly alumna and former undocumented student who hopes sharing her background will help her as the Coordinator of OCOB's Multicultural Business Program.