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Transfer Triton Day is for you – our admitted students and family!

Explore your college. Tour the campus and residence halls. Engage with faculty and alumni in workshops designed just for you. Enjoy fairs, student performances and entertainment with your future classmates.

We can't wait to meet you! Don't forget your All Day pass!


STEP 1: Attend a Welcome Session
Start at the Welcome Session and we'll walk you through the day.

Location: Price Center
Sessions: 9 a.m. – 10:45 a.m., last session starts at 10:15 a.m.
Duration: 20 minutes, sessions repeat

STEP 2: Plan your Day
Click on the schedule builder here to help you plan your activities.

Please note that seating is limited and cannot be reserved in advance. A printed program of the full schedule will be available at the event. Note: Schedule is subject to change.


By car: For the best available parking, take I-5 to Genesee Avenue exit and follow the signs to Transfer Triton Day parking.

Disabled Parking: From I-5, exit Genesee Avenue and follow the signs to Transfer Triton Day disabled parking (Lot P357).

Public Transportation: Visit the San Diego MTS website for information.

Airport Transportation: The closest major airport to UC San Diego is the San Diego International Airport (SAN). You can access campus from SAN via car, public transit, or commercial shuttle.
A campus map will be included in your Transfer Triton Day program on the day of the event. Download a printable campus map with marked Transfer Triton Day locations.
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Transfer Triton Day allows admitted students and their families to explore the UC San Diego campus, undergraduate colleges, academic departments, student services, student organizations and endless resources. Families of admitted students are welcome. Transfer Triton Day admission is free.
Transfer Triton Day is Saturday, May 10, 2014. There is an early bird campus tour at 7:30 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. Tours will be offered from 10:30 a.m. throughout the day with the last one departing at 2:30 pm. Welcome sessions for admitted students and families begin at 9:00 a.m. and go until 10:45 am – sessions repeat approximately every 15 minutes. Students and families will be guided to their colleges following the welcome sessions.
Once you exit the freeway, parking signs will lead you to the appropriate lot. Follow signs to the center of campus and look for one of many Welcome/ Information booths. At the booth, you will receive:
  • Transfer Triton Day program with with all activities and a map
  • Answers to questions
  • Directions to Welcome Sessions. Explore and enjoy your day!
We can make special arrangements for you. Please let us know your needs in advance by emailing
  • Admitted students: bring the All Day Pass mailed to you in your Admit Packet and wear it proudly!
  • Any tickets or reservations emailed to you.
  • Your tentative schedule. You can plan your day here. Note that this is a self-planner and does not reserve your spot in any session.
There are many dining options on campus, including the college dining halls, markets and various vendors in the Price Center.
Yes! The Bookstore in Price Center will be open from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.