Smooth Transitions


Smooth Transitions’ mission is to help transfer students transition to the University with a greater sense of connection, engagement, and involvement with the East Bay community through academics and co-curricular activities. Our social media avenues help you connect with other transfers, get answers to frequently asked questions, and find out about events designed specifically with your needs in mind.

Transfer Ambassadors

Meet our Transfer Ambassadors who are dedicated to helping you learn about resources and services on campus to help you succeed! Find us at events or contact us at You may also contact us at 510-885-4361.


Transfer students who live on campus may choose to join a Living Learning Community

Social Media

Baysync – Transfer Programs and Smooth Transitions both have portals you may join. Just log in to Bay Sync and click on the button "Sign In with Net ID using your East Bay Net ID and password.

Join us on our Facebook Page and Instagram 


National Transfer Student Week 

The National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students (NISTS) (third week of October )  organizes National Transfer Student Week to celebrate transfer students and the professionals who support them on their journeys.  Join us as we celebrate our transfer students, staff, and faculty that have taken the transfer journey. 
Follow us @csuebtransfers on Instagram for NTSW and other campus activity updates. 
Zoom drop-in Hours: Connect with Transfer Ambassadors and other transfer students. Visit us during our drop-in hours. Our office hours as of March 2023, are Monday -Thursday 10:00 am -2:00 PM. 
Zoom Meeting ID:  249 420 1607

BaySync is our student involvement platform. Log in with your NetID to access and RSVP to attend university events/programs, discover and join student clubs/organizations, explore employment and leadership opportunities, and more!

Tau Sigma National Honor Society - Cal State East Bay Eta Epsilon Chapter


Transfer Student  Advising - Sponsored by Academic Advising For Transfer Students

                                                   You can also view the New Student Transfer Guide

For New Transfer Student Orientation -  Visit the Transfer Student Orientation Page 

Transfer Credit – Learn about Transferring Credits at East Bay

Transferable courses are listed in the University Catalog (online), within the Undergraduate Admission and Degree Information and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) chapter, under Transfer Requirements.





Spring 2023


Classroom Tours

The first day of the semester can be confusing! Class buildings are easy to find, but where are the classrooms? Ensure a smooth start to your Spring semester by getting a small group tour with a Transfer Ambassador! Tours of classrooms will take place January 9th - 12th 2023


Ask Me Tables

Our Ask Me Campaign is designed to provide resources and answers for our students. We will be tabling throughout campus to help answer students’ questions and provide snacks from January 18th to January 26 (note: we will not be tabling on Fridays), 7:30 AM-3:30 PM,