Transfer Connections


Steps to Transfer

Events and Workshops

University Connections

Associate Degree for Transfer(ADT)

Virtual Lobby

Chat with our staff members online by visiting the Cranium Café lobby. Our dedicated student service specialists have their availability hours listed on their profile cards. If you notice that a team member's hours don't match their availability, it's probably because they're  helping out another student at the moment.


Steps to Transfer


Events and Workshops

Visit the Career and Transfer Connections Cranium Events page for more information.


Transfer Workshops

Workshops & University Collaborative Workshops

Transfer Workshops help make sure you’re fully prepared to successfully transfer and reach your academic and career goals.

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Transfer Event

Transfer Events

Transfer Fair, Open House, 1:1 sessions with a University Representative, University Representative Panels & more!

Transfer events are great for meeting University representatives and asking questions. You can also explore diverse career paths and University programs, as well as Transfer opportunites.


College and University Campus Tours

Campus Tours

Campus tours are a great way to gain insider information and learn more about campus life before transfering.


University Connections

Meet with University Representatives

National University Admissions Representative

 Shaniece Benson;

PLNU Admissions Representative

Sheri Pena;

SDSU Admissions Representative

Precious Jordan-Talley;

UCSD Admissions Representative

Christina Sandoval-Paquette;

Other Visiting University Representative Schedules

Visit the Career and Transfer Connections LinkTree for current representative schedules. 

University Partnerships

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National University


If you are interested in learning about our partnership with National University and your transfer options, contact Shaniece Benson, Southwestern College's National University Representative to discuss your transfer options. Visit Shaniece's Calendly Link to schedule an appointment. 

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Point Loma Nazarene University


Through a partnership with Southwestern College, you can receive a 4-year Bachelor’s Degree from Point Loma Nazarene University with classes on the Chula Vista campus. This partnership offers four degree programs:

  • RN to BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Child Development
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
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SDSU @ Southwestern College


Through a partnership between San Diego State University and Southwestern College, you can receive a 4-year Bachelor’s Degree online from SDSU without ever stepping foot on the SDSU campus. Flexible online degree completion programs offered through SDSU Global Campus can provide the perfect path to your bachelor's degree. This flexible arrangement is convenient and affordable and is offered for six programs:


Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT)

Associate Degree

Are you interested in an Associate Degree for Transfer to a UC or CSU campus?


Complete an Associate Degree at Southwestern College before transferring.

Learn more about ADT