|October 29, 2003
WHO: Everyone who would like to learn more about colleges and universities
WHAT: Is invited to the Gavilan College annual Transfer Day event . Over 40 representatives from University of California, Californai State Universities, and private colleges and universities will be on the Gavilan College campus to meet with prospective students. they arrive prepared to answer questions regarding admission requirements, major preparation, housing, financial aid, and scholarships. This event is free and open to the public.
Transfer Day 2004 Participants:
CSU: Cal Maritime, Chico, Fresno, Humboldt State, Monterey Bay, Northridge, San Francisco, San Jose, Sonoma State, Stanislaus
UC: Berkeley, Davis, Merced, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz
MILITARY: US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, Army National Guard
PRIVATE: University of Phoenix, Santa Clara University, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Cogswell College, Dominican University of CA, Fresno Pacific, Golden Gate University, John F. Kennedy University, Mills College, National University of San Jose, Pacific Oaks College, University of San Francisco, Monterey College of Law, Chapman University-Monterey Campus, Stanford University-School of Medicine, Brooks College, Academy of Art College-San Francisco, DeVry University, Emry Riddle Aeronautical University
COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Cabrillo-Dental Hygiene Program, Gavilan College
OUT-OF STATE: Northern Arizona University, Hawaii Pacific
WHEN: Monday, November 3, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
WHERE: Student Center, Gavilan College Gilroy Campus, 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd.
WHY: This event provides students with a wonderful opportunity tp learn about different universities, pick up applications and literature, and speak to representatives. Students are encouraged to prepare questions in advance to ensure that they get the information they need most.
The Gavilan College Career and Transfer Center provides a useful handout that lists questions students may want to ask university representatives.
Below are some frequently asked questions:
Do you offer my major?
Is my degree program accredited?
What other programs do you offer which will support my major?
Can I enroll part-time?
Do you have an honors program?
How much does your college cost?
What are the costs of tuition or registration fees, books, supplies, parking, etc.?
When do I pay those fees?
Is financial aid available?
Will I be eligible for admissions?
What are your admission requirements for transfer students?
Can I take a summer course the semester prior to transfer and still count the units?
What about housing?
Do I have to live on campus?
Do you have a residence hall specifically for transfer students?
Do you have housing for single parents?
For more information, contact the Gavilan College Career and Transfer Center at (408) 848-4818.