Attend Transfer Day and College Night events in September
Visit colleges and universities
Check www.assist.org to make sure you will complete major preparation courses
Meet with a counselor to complete your student educational plan to choose classes for future semesters
Prepare for a transfer admission guarantee by completing 30 UC transferable units by the end of summer of your first year
Make yourself a competitive applicant
Work for a high GPA - study hard!
Get work experience or an internship related to your major
Do community service
Be a leader - join a club or run for student government
Second Year: Fall Semester
Attend Transfer Day and College Night in September to meet with college representatives
Attend transfer workshops (check InsideBC) for help with your applications, personal statements, and general transfer issues
Fill out a Transfer Guarantee (TAG) online: September 1-30
Seven UC campuses and CSUB offer students attending Bakersfield College guaranteed admission through a TAG. Interested students must satisfactorily complete UC campus-specific transfer admission requirements to be eligible. Participating campuses are: Davis, Irvine, Merced, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz. .
Students will be allowed to TAG one University of California campus
Bakersfield College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The ACCJC is one of the six regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.