Transfer Services

University Tours

University tours give students an opportunity to become familiar with a variety of 4-year institutions and what each has to offer in terms of academics and student life. Transportation is provided and unless otherwise stated, it's FREE!

How to Sign Up:

To sign up, click the registration link for the university you would like to visit. You must complete the entire online form in order to register for the event.

Tours are typically an entire day, and include lunch, a campus tour, and admissions presentation. If there is an additional presentation, like a tour for a specific major, it's noted in the description.

IF you register for a tour and do not show up on the day of, you will NOT be able to register for another tour this term.

COVID-19 Policy Note: Tour participants have to meet COVID-19 vaccination/testing requirements for BOTH Los Medanos College AND the university you're visiting.

HBCU Tour is free - applications due Feb 15

Apply to Join the 2023 HBCU Tour Cohort!

You are invited to apply to LMC's 7th cohort to visit Historically Black Colleges and Universities. All airfare, meals, and hotel costs are covered by the college! 

Applications are due February 15th, 2023

Trip Agenda:
Dates: Monday, March 27-Sunday, April 1, 2023
Universities to See: Bowie State University, Coppin State University, Morgan State University, Delaware State University, Lincoln University, Howard University
Additional Tours and Activities: Underground Railroad Museum, Kennett Underground Railroad bus tour, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Great Blacks in Wax Museum.

Your application requires the completion of a short essay- make sure to write an essay draft in a document separate from this form, and paste into this form when you're ready to submit.

Click here to Apply Now!

You must be able to provide the following to participate in this trip:

1. Proof of Identification (Drivers License, State ID Card, Passport)
2. Medical Insurance Information
3. Some universities may require proof of COVID 19 vaccination

2022-2023 University Tour Schedule: 

Spring 2023:

  • UC Davis (Friday, February 10th, 2023)

    Join "Discover Davis" Day!

    UC Davis

    Friday, February 10th, 2023

    8:00am-4:30pm

    Discover UC Davis is a free career-planning and exploration symposium for community college students.

    Objectives:

    • Explore the breadth of careers available to you through various majors
    • Learn about the transfer experience from current UCD students and alumni
    • Research and find your community
    • Find out about resources available to maximize your time toward a bachelor’s degree
    • Strategize your pursuit to a graduate's degree
    • Discover and manifest your full potential

    PICK UP AND RETURN TIMES: Tour bus pick up from PITTSBURG CAMPUS is 8:00am, final return time is 4:30pm

    Registration Closed

  • University of the Pacific (Friday, March 17th, 2023)

    University of the Pacific

    Friday, March 17th, 2023
    9:00am-4:30pm

    Explore the beautiful campus of University of the Pacific!

    PICK UP AND RETURN TIMES: Tour bus pick up from PITTSBURG CAMPUS is 9:00am, final return time is 4:30pm

    This campus trip includes a tour, admissions presentation, lunch, and water/snacks.

    Register for this Tour

  • UC Berkeley  (Friday,  April 7th)

    UC Berkeley

    Friday, April 7th, 2023
    8:00am-5:00pm

    Explore the beautiful campus of UC Berkeley!

    PICK UP AND RETURN TIMES: Tour bus pick up from PITTSBURG CAMPUS is 8:00am, final return time is 5:00pm

    This campus trip includes a tour, admissions presentation, lunch, and water/snacks.

    Register for this Tour

 

LMC's own Dylan Jones and Marc Ibarra's short film of Transfer Academy and Puente's tour of UC Merced, November 2015

 

Do you have a tour suggestion?

We are open to suggestions and welcome requests for tours to specific campuses. Please come by the Transfer Programs & Services or e-mail us to let us know which campus you would like to visit.