Transfer Advising with the Rankings Experts


Develop a Strategic Plan to Get Accepted to Your First-Choice Transfer School

Expert Transfer Advising

Your dream school becomes attainable when you understand the prerequisites, create a timeline, and build an exemplary academic portfolio. Dedicated admissions consultants demystify the application process and empower you to reach your full potential.

Tools for Self-discovery - Goal identification sessions help you discover your motivators to set academic and career goals.
Writing Workshops - Write and edit a stellar personal statement essay that rises to the top of the pile.
Endless American University Opportunities - Explore our 16 partner universities or hundreds of other universities to find your best-fit school.
Tailored Guidance - Get one-on-one guidance from an admissions advisor with regular meetings to assess your progress and identify next steps.
Extracurricular Expertise - Elite universities look beyond grades to assess the whole student. We help you identify clubs, activities, and affiliations that complement your academic credentials.
A System of Support - Dedicated advisors support and advocate for you throughout the discovery and application process.

The Southern California Experience: Los Angeles

From its heralded academic institutions, to its renowned tech industry as well as its world-famous film industry and gorgeous natural environment, Los Angeles is truly an incredible place.

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Personalized Support Throughout Your Academic Journey

Comprehensive academic support and concierge services ease every stage of the journey from your home country to program completion. Your dedicated advisor is here to guide you.

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UCLA Extension in Los Angeles

With 100 years of academic heritage and a location in the heart of Westwood Village, a neighborhood of Los Angeles, UCLA Extension offers extraordinary educational opportunities in a unique setting.

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Academy Admissions Process is Unique — Just Like You

The admissions process is designed to assess whether you’re a good fit for the Academy program, culture, and community.

Unlike direct admissions programs, we want to make sure you are the right type of student for this unique opportunity – one who is prepared to prove yourself in an elite preparatory environment, while still striving to receive transfer admission from an elite transfer university or college.

The Application Process


Complete Your Application

Submit your completed American Collegiate application form, along with your upper secondary transcripts, diploma (if available at the time of application) and any available post-secondary transcripts.


Schedule An Interview

In order to decide if you are eligible for our program, a member of our admissions team will contact you to setup an interview to hear your intended study plan


Complete the Process

Congratulations! Once you have been admitted to the Academy, our admissions and student services teams will be in contact to help you prepare for your arrival.