Admitted Transfer Students

You did it! Congratulations on your admission to Dominican University of California! We can’t wait to meet you.  

Next Steps

Ready for what comes next? Admitted transfer and ADC students can become a Dominican penguin in just five easy steps: 

  1. Submit your tuition deposit
    Your tuition deposit is $250 and is non-refundable after May 1.
  2. Apply for housing and submit your housing deposit
    If you plan to live on campus, be sure to apply for housing and submit your deposit as early as possible. Your housing deposit is $500 and is non-refundable after May 1. Housing is limited and is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Priority is given to students who deposit by May 1.
  3. Create your Dominican email password
    After your tuition deposit is received, Dominican will send you an email containing your Dominican email address and steps for setting up an email password. Contact Information and Technology Services at (415) 257-0123 with any questions.
  4. Take any placement assessments needed
    You will receive a message sent to your student email account that details any required placement assessments. In order to register for classes, your assessments must be completed prior to your scheduled appointment at Penguin Business Days.
  5. Sign up for Penguin Business Day
    Scheduled in May and June, Penguin Business Days are your opportunity to meet academic advisors, set up a class schedule, get your Penguin ID, meet with Financial Aid advisors and more! You will receive a message sent to your student email account when the Penguin Business Day schedule is open for registration.