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Transfer Scholars

What is the Transfer Scholars Program?                      

The Transfer Scholars program seeks to provide academically advanced students with the opportunity to be part of a community of students who will walk through the transfer process together and the chance to gain early admission to top schools across the country up to one year in advance.                      

Benefits of Being a Transfer Scholar                      

  • Participation in the Transfer Scholars Onsite Admissions Day:
    • Friday, October 27, 2017
    • Malcolm X College - Conference Center
    • 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Mentoring
  • Application assistance
  • Workshops to prepare you for your transition to a 4-yr. institution


The following students are eligible to apply:                      

  • STAR Scholar recipients who have completed 30 college credit hours with a 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Members of Phi Theta Kappa in good standing who have completed 30 or more college credit hours
  • CCC Students with a 3.4 or higher GPA who have completed 30 or more college credit hours
  • Students seeking to transfer by Spring 2018 or Fall 2018
  • The ability to submit college applications and all required documentation to colleges and universities no later than September 29, 2017
  • Students must apply to at least one and up to a maximum of three institutions.

The application period for Transfer Scholars is now closed. The application window for the October 2018 Onsite Admission Day will open on January 29, 2018.

2017 Participating Institutions

Click on the logos of the institutions below to learn more about their application process and participation in the Onsite Admissions Day. We will be adding more institutions weekly.                      




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​Transfer Workshops                      

Workshop 1: Choosing the Right Major For Your Career                      

Workshop 2: Research Colleges & Universities                      

Workshop 3: CCC Transfer Partnerships Help You Succeed                      

Workshop 4: Completing a Quality College Application                      

Workshop 5: Preparing for the Onsite                      

Workshop 6: Funding Your Education-Pt.1                  

Workshop 6: Funding Your Education-Pt.2                   

Workshop 6: Funding Your Education-Pt.3​ ​                    

Workshop 7: Making the Transition to the 4-Yr. Institution   ​                 

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Webinar                      


Other Resources                      

Transfer Checklist​           

College Comparison Form                       

Questions to Ask an Interviewer                      

Create a Personal Statement                  

Award Letter Comparison Tool             

Student Budget & Expense Planner ​​