Admitted Transfer Day 2024

A Smooth Sailing Transfer Experience

We invite all admitted transfer students to join us on April 27, 2024 for Admitted Transfer Day. This is your opportunity to explore campus, meet with major-specific academic advisors, get your credit evaluation completed, and register for Fall 2024 courses so you are ready to begin your CSUMB academic experience. Click below to register for Admitted Transfer day via Calendly.

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Parking Permit

IMPORTANT: Event parking permits are only valid in lots 59 and 19. Lot 19 is for ADA parking only. Parking permits are required and must be displayed on your vehicle dashboard while attending the event. All other parking lots are reserved for CSUMB students. To avoid Campus parking ticket violations, please only park in lots 59 or 19. 

Parking Map showing entrance on A Street from 7th or 8th Avenue


Google Map to Parking at Lot 59

We've provided a google link with the exact navigation to lot 59 for your convenience.

Helpful Note: The only entrance and exit to Lot 59 is on A Street. Turn onto A Street from either 7th Avenue or 8th Avenue, which run perpendicular to A Street.

Familiarize yourself early

Want a sneak peek of our campus? Take a virtual tour to see what our campus looks like from a 360 degree perspective.

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Let's Get Social!

Don't forget to connect with us on Social Media! Our handle is @CSUMBadmissions

Make sure to tag us using the hashtag #FutureOtter during the event.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Admitted Transfer Day mandatory? 

Admitted Otter Day is not mandatory but is encouraged. This is a preview day for admitted Fall 2024 students and their families to visit and tour campus. Those students who commit to attending CSUMB will be invited to a mandatory Orientation in June.

What time does this event begin/end? 


Where should I go when I arrive on campus? 

Parking Lot 59. ADA parking will be available in Lot 19 

What should I bring? 

Incoming transfer students are encouraged to bring their official in-progress or final college transcripts. If able, please submit those to Admissions in advance of the event.

Where can I park, and will I have to pay? 

Parking will be complimentary for our visitors and registered attendees will receive a parking permit to print and display on their dashboard. All vehicles will park in Lot 59 for the event. 

What if I require assistance getting to and from a location? 

Our on campus shuttle, The Wave, will be operating throughout the day to assist you in getting to and from our various locations. 

Will food be provided? 

We will offer light continental refreshments that morning. We will also have various food trucks and campus eateries open with food/drinks for purchase. 

Will I be able to commit to attend CSUMB on this day? 

Yes! We will have an area where students can submit their Intent to Enroll and receive some CSUMB swag once they do.

Will I be able to tour campus buildings? 

We will have both campus and housing tours (Promontory and East Campus) available for those who are interested. These will be led by student staff and will be administered based on a wristband system to ensure flow and a pleasant tour experience.

Can I bring my family? 

Yes, we encourage students to bring their families to this event.

Can we bring dogs to this event? 

Although we love our fur babies, only service animals will be allowed on this day.

What happens if I don't RSVP?

We strongly encourage all students to RSVP so that our campus can plan accordingly.

Can I still attend this event even if I am not sure if I will be choosing CSUMB? 

Absolutely! This event is to give students a preview of CSUMB and all that it has to offer. We hope you will choose CSUMB!

What should I wear?

Dress in layers and wear comfortable walking shoes. Our weather can be unpredictable in April, so dress in layers and check the forecast before arriving on campus! Our CSUMB Campus Store will also be open if you would like to purchase CSUMB gear. Additionally CSUMB has a commitment to sustainability and we encourage you to bring a reusable water bottle or travel mug for beverages. There are hydration stations available throughout campus.

How can I stay in touch with CSUMB after Admitted Otter Day?

If you are an admitted student and have not submitted your Enrollment Confirmation, please visit dashboard and make sure that your contact information is up-to-date. This is the contact information that we use to stay in touch with you and remind you of important deadlines. Be sure to check your email often.

After you complete your Enrollment Confirmation, you will receive information about your official CSUMB Gmail email address. Official communication from the university will be delivered to your official CSUMB Gmail email address after your Enrollment Confirmation is submitted. 

Have you submitted your Enrollment Confirmation and are officially a new student? For reminders, tips, and more sneak peeks into CSUMB life as you get ready for the fall semester, follow @csumbadmissions. And don't forget to share your Admitted Otter Day photos with us @csumbadmissions for a chance to be featured on our stories or feed!

Additional Questions?

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