Guide for New Transfers

Welcome to Porter College!

Get Prepared!

To ensure a smooth enrollment experience (and first quarter), please complete the following steps before your enrollment date.  You may begin enrolling in classes online during your "enrollment appointment" time, which will be visible to you in your MyUCSC portal.

New Student Resources

Step 1: Know how to contact us and keep updated

Step 2: Prepare to Qualify for Your Major

Step 3: Understand UCSC's Graduation Requirements

Step 4: Choose and Enroll in Your Classes

Step 5: Review Important information and Resources

Step 6: Start Networking immediately

Still Have Questions?

New Student Advising: Transfer Advising Guide

Review the UCSC New Transfer Advising Guide for more detailed information about our advising system, degree requirements, and what to consider as you choose your classes.

Looking Forward Beyond the First Quarter

We are here for you throughout your career, so please never hesitate to ask us for help at (831) 459-2273 or at