Transfer Student Shortcuts

At New Student Orientation, a lot of information is shared.  The links below are shortcuts for transfer students to some of the most commonly used pages to get you started at SF State. 

SF State website - school home page

Advising Hub - anything advising is connected here

Bulletin - campus' catalog with rules, policies, requirements, etc.

AP/IB/CLEP - see how test scores apply to your degree

Transfer Student Class Planner - pdf fillable planning sheet to prepare a transfer student for their first semester at SF State

GE Worksheet - pdf fillable form summarizing GE requirements

Met in Major - list of GE areas your major may automatically satisfy through completion of major courses 

Gateway - access point to your student center. 

ASSIST - The official transfer and articulation system for California’s public colleges and universities

CA Promise - Check out this program if you have an Associates Degree for Transfer (ADT) and are following a similar major path.

Class Schedule - web version class schedule


Golden 4 Related Shortcuts

          First Year Writing Advising - Module - quick advising module to help you select your first semester English class

          B4 Survey - quick advising question to help you select your first semester math class

          Math Pathway Course Matching - Quick list of open course options that coincide with your Math Pathway/Category



New Student Orientation Help Desk - Join the Zoom desk if you need help during orienation.

Orientation Webinars - Join the weekly Wednesday webinars on a variety of topics to help in your transition to SF State.