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Transfer Students: Say “Yes” to UCR by June 1

Admitted transfer students have until June 1 to say “yes” to UCR for fall 2021 admission.
By Undergraduate Admissions |

Continue your higher education experience at our campus because a unique student like you is the heart of UCR!

We welcome your individuality, your passion, and your voice. Your commitment keeps us on our toes, and we love that about you. Our campus needs your kind of real energy — and if you choose UCR, we promise we’ll never let it fade.

SIR to UCR today and claim your place at America’s fastest-rising ranked university! (U.S. News & World Report, 2019)

Learn about other dates and deadlines for submitting final transcripts/documents, registering for orientation, and beginning fall 2021 instruction.

Say "Yes" to UCR
Deadline: June 1

Your Success Is Our Top Priority

Connect to all sorts of student success resources and ways to get involved on campus!

You Can Afford a UC Education

Let us show you how to pay for school as a UCR Highlander.

  • 82% of UCR transfer students receive some form of financial aid.
  • Half of transfer students who applied to UCR were accepted for the 2019–20 academic year!

(Financial Aid, 2019–20)

Transition to UCR With Ease

Continue Your Academic Excellence

Live, Work, and Be Well on Campus

Get Engaged

  • 11 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Programs – Offers a sense of belonging, feeling of support, and the opportunity for learning in a relaxed and safe environment.
  • 500+ Student Organizations – Transfer student orgs include Transfer Student Association, Tau Sigma National Honor Society, Puente Connection, Umoja at UCR, and STEM Connections Club.


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Welcome to UCR. We’ve been waiting for a Highlander just like you!