Transfer Center

Private/Independent and Out-of-State Colleges

Private/Independent and out-of-state colleges have varying requirements for transfer student admission. It is advised that you visit the Transfer Center for more information or refer to the admissions page for the school you are interested in and contact an admissions representative for advice. Many private and out-of state-schools require fewer units for transfer eligibility, so it is important that you plan ahead.


California Private/Independent Colleges

  • The Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities [AICCU] is an excellent resource for students interested in attending a private institution. Click below for a list of all California Private/Independent Colleges

California Private Colleges

  • Some independent colleges accept the University of California IGETC transfer pattern. This can help guide you when planning for transfer to a private college
    • Please note: Although this resource can be used as a general guide, it is advised that you consult with an admissions representatives at the university for more details.

Accepts IGETC

Out-of-State Colleges

Western Undergraduate Exchange [WUE]

Students who are residents of California are eligible to request a reduced tuition rate of 150% of resident tuition at participating two- and four-year college programs outside of their home state.

States participating in the Program include: Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

Western Undergraduate Exchange

Transfer Admission Guarantee

Las Positas College has guaranteed admission agreements with some Private/Independent campuses. Click below to find out more.


Please note: Information is subject to change.

Transfer Center
Room 1604

Spring 2018 Hours

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:30 pm

9:00 am - 4:30 pm

9:00 am - 4:30 pm


(Center may be temporarily closed during breaks and meetings.)


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