Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q. As a California Community College Counselor where can I go to get more information about the Transfer Guarantee to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) agreements?
A. Visit the Transfer Counselors Website Here for more information and resources to assist students

Q. Which community colleges will I need to attend to take advantage of the Transfer Guarantee to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) agreements?
A. You may attend any one of the 115 California Community Colleges

Q. Can I apply to HBCUs at no cost?
A. Yes, There is a fee waiver available for students who meet the guarantee agreement. Meet with the counselor or transfer center director at your college to obtain the code.

Q. How do I obtain more information about the agreements and the participating Historically Black Colleges and Universities?
A. Visit your transfer center or counselor to obtain more information.

Q. When I apply to an HBCU, should I send my transcript immediately or wait to be asked to submit it?
A. Submit all college transcripts should be sent immediately.

Q. Is family housing available?
A. Residence Halls or nearby housing is available at most of the partnered HBCUs. For more information contact the schools for more details.

Q. Can I still transfer even if I do not meet all of the requirements of the Transfer Admissions Guarantee?
A. Students may transfer to some HBCU with less than a s.5 and less than 30 transfer units.

Q. Who do I contact for any additional Transfer Guarantee to HBCU program questions?
A. For additional questions speak with a counselor at your college or email
hbcutransfer@cccco.edu