CSE Summer Series

Welcome to the 2022 Summer Transfer Series webpage! We're excited to be bringing you a dynamic mix of resources from various campus offices. In collaboration with the UCSD Career Center and Triton Transfer Hub, we're each offering a unique viewpoint on the best ways to maximize your time in summer and prepare for your upcoming year. Check out each office's contributions below and get ready for a productive school year! 

While created with transfer students in mind, all UCSD students are welcome to attend and utilize these resources. You can also view the recorded webinars from previous summers series at the bottom of this webpage - enjoy!

Career Center - Workshop Webinars: 

Our friends from the Career Center's Engineering Team will be offering workshops on career readiness, please check back soon for more details & dates!  

Triton Transfer Hub - Transfer Prep Summer Series:

The Triton Transfer Hub has put together a small series of events for incoming transfer students, and the complete list can be found at their website. Below we have highlighted some of the upcoming events you can still attend: 

  • IGETC Orientation: Are you IGETC Certified? Are you unsure? Can you confirm your IGETC has been submitted? How about your other transcripts? All this and more...as we meet with Admissions and Advising to talk about all things IGETC and transcript submission.

          Wednesday, June 15, 2022 | 3 - 4 PM | Zoom: 946 2072 7318

  • Transfer Advising: You're likely already thinking about your Fall schedule, wondering how to start planning. Come to this session and bring your questions. We will have College Advising join us to give you the run down on what to expect. 

          Thursday, June 23, 2022 | 4 - 5 PM | Zoom: 989 9243 4319

  • Research & Internships: We know the reason you're coming to UCSD is to connect to amazing opportunities which can set you up for success after graduation. There are so many ways to build your resume, but where and when do you start? We will bring in the Undergraduate Research Hub, Academic Internship Program, and the Career Center for this session. 

          Tuesday, August 16, 2022 | 2 - 3 PM | Zoom: 998 1178 9840

We also encourage you to connect with your Transfer Peer Coaches in the Triton Transfer Hub to get support for the summer and help you get ready for Fall quarter! Contact information is available at https://transferstudents.ucsd.edu/ and you can also connect with other transfers and your coaches on Discord or @TritonTransfers on Instagram as well!

CSE Department: 

Get to know some of our CSE faculty and learn more about CSE research this summer! 

  • CSE Department - Research Panel: Join us for a research panel featuring CSE faculty, graduate and undergraduate students to talk about all things CSE research. This will give students an opportunity to make connections with faculty, explore our research areas and help students think about how research can fit into their academic and career goals.   

         July 21, 2022: CSE Department - Research Panel

CSE Transfer Summer Studies with Professor Joe Politz

This summer series provides weekly resources and check-ins to help you get super-ready for Fall quarter. The content is directly related to what we do in our CSE courses, and is a great way to meet some of your fellow incoming students. And as a bonus, if you complete enough of the work, you'll also get some cool CSE swag in the Fall. 


Summer Transfer Series 2020

Past Webinar Recordings: Click each title to view the webinar recordings on the UCSD CSE and Career Center YouTube Channels

July 7, 2020: Undergraduate Research Seminar

Undergraduate research is a great way to dive into a topic you are passionate about, make tangible changes in the world and even get paid! Find out how you can be a part of our UC San Diego research community today.

July 21, 2020: Jumpstarting Your Career in Engineering

Learn about resources available through the Career Center and JSOE in order to maximize career opportunities.

August 4, 2020: Essential Leadership Skills You Can Build Today

Learn about how transferable skills & efficient communication can help you build essential leaderships skills!

August 18, 2020: Dos and Don'ts of a Technical Resume

Learn about crafting a solid technical resume to land interviews for jobs and internships.

September 15, 2020: Career Exploration in Engineering

Are you curious about various engineering roles available in the "real world"? Learn about different paths from industry/HR representatives.

September 29, 2020: Nailing Interviews Through Virtual Engagement Platforms

Learn how to make an amazing first impression during a virtual interview.

Summer Transfer Series 2021

Past Webinar Recordings: Click each title to view the webinar recordings on the UCSD CSE and Career Center YouTube Channels

August 17, 2021: Jumpstarting Your Career in Engineering

Are you an engineering student curious about career resources available to you? Learn about various services the Career Center and JSOE offers in order to maximize career opportunities. 

September 14, 2021: Preparing for Engineering Graduate School

Interested in learning the ins and outs of the graduate school application process? Tune into this program to discover key application tips and tricks for engineering master's and doctoral programs. 

September 30, 2021: Do's and Don'ts of a Technical Resume

This session was led by a panel of employers including representatives from Bloomberg, Nordson and ThermoFisher - learn about crafting a solid technical resume to land interviews for jobs and internships. 

Triton Transfer YouTube Channel

Check out the vlog series your Transfer Peer Coaches created last summer about advising, campus life, jobs/research/internships, and academic resources. This series will 100% help to get you ready for Fall quarter!

Updated June 27, 2022