Transfer Students

We’re so glad you’re here. The Orfalea College of Business is passionate about supporting our transfer students.

Here you will find access to academic advising, career support, and ways to get connected to the transfer student community in the college and university.

Contact Information:

Schedule an appointment with a Peer Advisor or Academic Advisor to review any of the following:

  • Degree Progress/Graduation Checks
  • Registration Questions/Course Scheduling
  • Concentration Exploration
  • Academic Probation
  • Personal/Sensitive Situations
  • General Advising/Resources
OCOB Peer Advising
Peer Advisors are highly trained on Cal Poly’s academic policies and can answer many of the same questions that professional advisors can. 
Visit our advising web page to access our Virtual Office and schedule appointments.
Academic Advisor
  • Transfer Student Support & Advising
  • General Academic Advising Questions
  • Sensitive Student Concerns
Click here to schedule an appointment with Chris.

To meet other OCOB Transfer Students, engage in conversations around academics, career exploration, transition to Cal Poly, while building a sense of community with other transfer students in the Orfalea College of Business.

Join the conversation on GroupMe:

Email us at using your Cal Poly email with any questions.

The Transfer Peer Leaders are current OCOB transfer students in their second year at Cal Poly. The Transfer Peer Leaders assist current transfer students and incoming transfer students with transition to Cal Poly. The Transfer Peer Leaders also plan and implement academic programs to help support transfer students during their time at Cal Poly.

Meet the Transfer Peer Leaders:



Management & Human Resources

Information Systems


Cal Poly Career Connections- Orfalea College of Business Transfer Alumni & Student Group- a network for current OCOB Transfer students and Alumni transfers with a Business degree or Business experience to collaborate and foster an ever-growing Transfer Community.  

Join our Orfalea College of Business Transfer Alumni & Student Group here!

Newly Admitted Fall 2023 Transfer Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Cal Poly! 

To help ease with the transition to Cal Poly, we’ve put together information about registering for your first fall quarter, and how to get connected to the transfer student community in the college and the university. This is a unique process and we are here to help you.

Additionally, we encourage you to explore the general academic advising information for all Cal Poly transfer students and to connect with the Transfer Center for campus wide transfer resources, events, & support.

We hope to see you at Transfer SLO Days where we will be explaining more about registration and answering individual questions.

Transfer Suggested Coursework for Fall 2023

Check out the Transfer Suggested Coursework PDF handouts based on your major. The second page of the handout includes suggested coursework for each concentration as well as other resources and information.



BUS Transfer Suggested Coursework 2023



ECON Transfer Suggested Coursework 2023


Industrial Technology & Packaging

ITP Suggested Coursework 2023