Transfer Checklist

Transfer Checklist

Here's a handy way for you to keep track of everything you need to do to prepare for college transfer from OTC. Check off and date the items listed as you complete them.

Done Date Action
_____ _____ Request catalog, application, and transfer information from colleges and universities.
_____ _____

Visit the institutions of your choice; arrange a campus tour and speak to an admissions counselor.

_____ _____

Complete and mail the application form with the application fee before the college's deadline.

_____ _____

Request all transcripts (high school and all colleges attended) be sent to the transfer colleges.  You will also need to request a final copy of your OTC transcript, after you have completed all required coursework.

_____ _____ Complete and send the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
_____ _____ Make an appointment with the department advisor at your chosen transfer college to discuss your major and plan your course of study.
_____ _____ Participate in your college's orientation program. You may be required to take placement tests at your transfer institution. These are often given during orientation.