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Transfer Students

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Session Dates

Transfer students starting classes in fall quarter have their Orientation in September while transfer students starting classes in winter quarter have their Orientation in January.

  • Fall: September 14, 2018
  • Winter: January 2019 (exact date TBA)

Registration Fees

Registration fees for Orientation and Welcome Weekend are as follow:

  • Fall 2018: Transfer Students & Parents/Guests
    • $135 = Transfer Student (Orientation + Welcome Weekend)
    • $50 = Parent/Guest of Transfer Student (Orientation)
    • $25 = Parent/Guest of Transfer Student (Welcome Weekend)
  • Winter 2019: Transfer Students & Parents/Guests
    • Fee TBA = Transfer Student
    • Free = Parent/Guest of Transfer Student

Note: The student fee covers both Orientation and Welcome Weekend unless noted otherwise. Parents/guests pay separate fees for Orientation and Welcome Weekend unless noted otherwise.

What Do Fees Cover?

For students attending:

  • Fall 2018: the registration fee covers the costs of both Orientation and Welcome Weekend; this fee covers meals, materials, publications, activities, and administrative costs.
  • Winter 2019: the registration fee covers the costs of Orientation; this fee covers meals, materials, publications, and administrative costs.

For parents and guests attending:

  • Fall 2018: the registration fee covers the cost of meals, materials, publications, activities, and administrative costs for Orientation.
  • Winter 2019: there is no registration fee.

Online Registration

Fall 2018:

  • Register through your Ecampus account using the information sent to you from the Undergraduate Admission Office.
  • The Office of Undergraduate Admission provided you with your username and password.
  • You may also make changes to your registration (i.e. changing to a different session, adding or deleting guests) by logging into your Ecampus account again.
  • Trouble with your Ecampus account? Contact ecampus@scu.edu or 408-554-5700.
  • Registration fees are charged directly to students' accounts under the Bursar Office.
  • However, registration fees for parents, other guests, and Welcome Weekend are paid directly to Orientation upon registering for an Orientation session.

Winter 2019:

  • Link to online registration will be available in December 2018.
  • Contact us at orientation@scu.edu to make changes to your registration.
  • Registration fees are charged directly to students' accounts under the Bursar Office.
  • Parents and guests attend for free.

On-Campus Housing

Fall and winter transfer students who will be living on campus will be permitted to move in early into their respective residence halls that they will be residing in for the entire academic year. The designated move-in date and time will be communicated to you by the Housing Office.

Important Deadlines

Schedule of Deadlines for Transfer Students.