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Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG)

A Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) is a formal, written agreement that offers students guaranteed admissions to a University. A TAG requires students complete specific courses, earn a specific grade point average and any other special requirements, prior to transfer. TAG's are designed to make transitioning from a community college to a 4-year university seamless.

UC TAG

Six UC campuses offer guaranteed admission to California community college students who meet eligibility requirements (UC Berkeley, UCLA and UC San Diego do not offer a TAG.) Students submit TAG applications online during the TAG filing period (September 1-30). In addition to submitting a TAG application, students must also apply for admission within the UC application filing period (November 1-30).

Please access the following website for campus specific TAG requirements:

http://admission.universityofcalifornia.edu/transfer/guarantee/

Students seeking a TAG with one of the six participating campuses may apply using the online planner. Please access the following website for the online transfer planner:

https://uctap.universityofcalifornia.edu/students/

Reminder: Even if you do not sign a TAG, you can still apply to these schools during regular admission.