Transfer Advising

The Advising Center provides the following transfer services and resources to help students with the process of researching, planning, selecting and applying to colleges and universities.

  • Resources to research and apply to transfer schools
  • Transfer Workshops and Information Sessions
  • Advisor in Residence (transfer recruiter visits at OCC)
  • Fall and spring transfer fairs

Important Steps for Transfer:

  1. Research colleges
  2. Meet with transfer college representatives
  3. Visit colleges - contact the destination college’s transfer admissions office to arrange a visit or determine when open houses are scheduled. 
  4. Apply to colleges and send transcripts
  5. Apply for financial aid, grants & scholarships - listings found in financial aid web pages of destination colleges 
  6. Make housing, roommate, dining and transportation arrangements