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Units Awarded for Transfer Work

There are three primary reasons why some of your coursework may not be included in the New Student Profile:

  1. Your transcripts have not yet been received or evaluated by the Office of Admissions.
  2. Courses you took at another institution were not transferable to UCSB.
  3. Courses you took at another institution were completed after beginning at UCSB (post-matriculation). If these courses are transferable, credit will be awarded on a Credit Memo, not on the New Student Profile.

If you think there is an error on your New Student Profile, please contact the Office of Admissions at (805) 893-2881.

If you have completed transferable coursework at any institution (including Advanced Placement, UCSB Extension, summer session, or college courses taken while in high school) which is not reflected on your New Student Profile, you must consult with the Office of Admissions immediately. You must report and provide transcripts for any coursework which you completed prior to your matriculation at UCSB. Failure to do so in a timely manner may lead to disciplinary action.

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