Transfer News




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College Admission Offices via live streamed events
For example, want to know more about UCLA Admissions Info,
sign up for a free account at PrepTalk, and connect with UCLA
Admission Officers via virtual presentations!



 Summer Internships


SURF program at Caltech, the Summer  Research Fellowship.  Several students from Moorpark College have participated in SURF both at Caltech and at JPL.

Here is a link to the SURF website:
This webpage lists all programs.  Click on SURF, then select "Program Description" (in the bottom row) to find out more about the program. Students will need to look at the "Announcement of Opportunities" page once faculty and JPL staff start listing possible research opportunities and, of course, the FAQs page is very helpful.  

This webpage also has links to the JPL and NASA summer programs including JPL Summer Internship Program and NASA's Planetary Geology and Geophysics Undergraduate Research Program (PGGURP).

Also, these are paid fellowships/internships and JPL is less than an hours drive away from Moorpark College.

 Are you a Moorpark College student planning on transferring

to a 4-year university?

Join the MC Transfer group on MyVCCCD!

By joining the MC Transfer group, you will receive important information, including upcoming events

and deadlines, all geared toward transfer students!



UC Santa Barbara

Interested in learning more about transferring to UCSB? You can now chat with a counselor, right from your computer.

Virtual Transfer Appointment With An Admissions Counselor. 20 minute online appointments are available throughout fall. Discuss transfer admission requirements, application processes, majors, housing, financial aid, and student life. Interested students can reserve an appointment by visiting Virtual UCSB:

****Click on the Reservations link at the bottom of the page to view calendar with all upcoming Virtual Transfer Appointments; click on date and reserve your spot today!****


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There are virtual open houses, text chats, online college fairs and more! You can connect to admissions reps from 300+ colleges and see current college student video webcasting about campus life. Admissions experts will be presenting live via video. Scholarships and special promotions are available to those who login to attend CollegeWeekLive events. All events are free so register today:


UC Berkeley

Students with the slightest interest in transferring to Cal are encouraged to complete an interest form at

 Picture Yourself at Cal

Students will receive their own personalized webpage based on their academic interests and will be added to the Cal mailing list to receive event invitations, advising opportunities, and admissions news.  This is a great way for prospective students to stay informed about the admissions process.

Have you been admitted to UC Berkeley and looking for a lower cost alternative for housing? Check out Casa; a multi-ethnic residential leadership program for UC Berkeley students.



UCLA School of the Arts & Architecture

Learn about the variety of performing and visual arts majors at UCLA.  Presentations include department descriptions, application process, portfolio/audition requirements, housing, student life, and financial aid/scholarships.  These events are free and open to all prospective students, parents, educators and counselors.