Transfer Planning

Transfer Admission Agreement - University of the Pacific

Available transfer term(s): Fall and Spring

Minimum number of transferable units required to sign TAA:  45 quarter units

Minimum number of units required to complete TAA:  45 - 75 quarter units

Plan A:  Must complete at least 45 quarter units, including specific courses for certain majors*, by the end of spring for fall transfer, or by the end of fall for spring transfer.

Plan B:  Will complete at least 75 quarter units, including specific courses for certain majors*, by the end of spring for fall transfer, or by the end of fall for spring transfer.

* See the De Anza College-University of the Pacific TAA handout for specific details.

Minimum GPA required to sign TAA: 3.0**
**No grade below a "C" in your last quarter.

Minimum GPA required to complete TAA: 3.0***
*** Must maintain the cumulative 3.0 GPA and be in good academic standing your last term ,with no grade less than a "C".

TAA available to International Students?  Yes*

Additional Information:

  • Students who wrote or plan to write a TAA with a CSU or another independent institution are not eligible.
  • When evaluating the cumulative GPA be aware that academic renewal does not apply. University of the Pacific will use the highest grade if a class is repeated.
  • Grades of C- or lower do not carry any units, though they do count in the GPA calculation.
  • Non-transferable courses do not count in the GPA.
  • The maximum number of transferable units accepted by University of the Pacific from a two-year school is one hundred and five (105) quarter units.
  • Students working toward high school graduation do not qualify for the TAA.
  • TAA is NOT available for the following programs/majors:
    • Art
    • Biochemistry
    • Biology
    • Chemistry - Biology
    • Conservatory of Music (all programs)
    • Dentistry/Dental-Hygiene
    • Law/Pre-Law
    • Pharmacy/Pre-Pharmacy
    • Physical Therapy
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Speech Language Pathology
    • Sport Science (all programs)
    • ALL Pre-Health Professions

Fall: January 15 prior to transfer term

Spring: June 15 prior to transfer term

Fall Semester
Deadline for applicants submitting a TAA: February 15

Spring Semester
Deadline for applicants submitting a TAA:  November 15

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Disclaimer:  The final responsibility for successful transfer rests with the student.  The information posted on the De Anza College Transfer Planning Web site is designed to assist you in obtaining the most accurate information possible.  However, this information is subject to change without notice, which may subsequently impact your admission to the University.

Students are encouraged to meet as early as possible and periodically with a counselor or academic advisor both at De Anza College and at the transfer institution to confirm your choice of classes and to develop an education plan for transfer.

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Last Updated: 1/7/16