Workshops and Events

DVC Transfer Services offers workshops and events designed to help you: learn about all of your transfer options and the transfer processes to universities and colleges, know how to complete transfer applications and present yourself as a competitive applicant, and connect you with university representatives for questions.

If you are a student with a disability who requires accommodations for a workshop, please request accommodations with Disability Support Services at least 5 business days prior to the event at 925-969-2182 or at

Fall 2021

Application Essay & UC Personal Insight Question Reviews

Available on a first come, first serve basis from late October through November only: click to make your PIQ Review Appointment starting in mid October. Note: all appointments of this type will be held virtually on Zoom for this year.

If all appointments have been booked (none are showing as available), students are encouraged to schedule a counseling appointment for "general questions" at DVC Counseling, or by reviewing one of your PIQ responses during a brief drop-in session, as time and space allow, at DVC Counseling or during open hours at DVC Transfer Services for support with PIQ and college application essay reviews.

Events & Workshops

See below for our lineup of transfer events and workshops, designed for DVC transfer students!

Looking for more Workshops?

Check our many video recordings of previous workshops at our Canvas resource page!

University Reps Visiting DVC

Visit our University Reps page to connect with admissions representatives from universities and make an appointment.

 Past Events & Workshops

Transfer Celebration 2021

(Fall 2020 Archive)

Transfer Workshops and Events Fall 2020

Transfer Admission Guarantee (UC TAG) Reviews

Reviews are designed for students applying (and who have already applied) to TAG at Santa Cruz, Santa Barbara, Merced, and Riverside to meet with a counselor before the September 30 submission deadline. 

Click to meet in any 30-minute Appointment to have your Santa Cruz, Santa Barbara, Merced, or Riverside TAG reviewed by a DVC Counselor before the September 30th submission deadline.

All Davis and Irvine TAGs will be screened remotely after you submit your TAG, so Davis and Irvine TAG applicants are encouraged check your email and TAP profile for messages from a counselor regarding your TAG, as you may receive a request for follow up on your TAG in early October/November.

(Spring 2020 Archive)

While the DVC campus is closed, unfortunately all transfer and career events in April have been cancelled (Career Fair and Transfer Fairs), and events planned for May (Financial Aid for Transfers, TRANSFERmation Celebrations) are pending.
The following workshops will be meeting online: Transfer Planning & UC TAG, How to Appeal if Denied - email with your DVC Student ID # for meeting login information.

spring 2020 events and workshops

 Note for 2020 transfers: Check back in Spring for TRANSFERmation Celebration information -- late Spring 2020!

(Fall 2019 Archive)

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