Transfer Centers

Spring
1998
Resolution Number: 
08.02
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Category: 
Counseling
Status: 
Ongoing

Whereas the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges adopted a paper entitled, "Toward Increased Student Success: Transfer as an Institutional Commitment," (F96) and

Whereas in April 1997 the California Community Colleges Counselor Association (CCCCA) and Transfer Center Directors Association (TCDA) jointly published "Transfer: Recommended Guidelines," and

Whereas the California Community Colleges and the University of California have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding to increase the number of students who transfer from the California community colleges to the University of California by 33% over the next 8 years and since this Memorandum of Understanding has funding implications for Transfer Centers because funding will be required to carry out the additional activities and services necessary to meet the goals of the Memorandum of Understanding, and

Whereas the Chancellor's Office has designated the 1998-99 academic year "The Year of the Transfer,"


Resolved that the Academic Senate support increased funding for Transfer Centers to:
a. fund activities and services required by California Community Colleges and the University of California to implement the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU),
b. implement the MOU to increase the number of students who transfer from the California community colleges to the University of California by 33% over the next 8 years, and
c. assist transferring students and potential transfer students with the information and services necessary for them to reach their baccalaureate goals.

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