Center for Transfer and Transition Programs


Provide courses, resources, and services that meet the unique needs of first-year, second-year, transfer, and military-connected students as they transition to Sonoma State University.

Contact Information
Department Personnel Title Phone Email
Erika Black
Pre-Transfer Advisor
(707) 664-2438

Staff Information


Erika Black

Pre-Transfer Advisor
(707) 664-2438


  • M.A. in Guidance and Counseling, Loyola Marymount University
  • B.A. in Sociology, minor in Education, University of California, Los Angeles

How I can help

  • Advise prospective transfer students on their eligibility for admission to the University through individual appointments, phone sessions, and email
  • Ensure a smooth transition for current transfer students by meeting individually with students to provide academic advising and general assistance
  • Advise current transfer students regarding general education requirements, transfer credits/articulation agreements, appropriate class selection, academic policies and procedures, and campus and off-campus resources
  • Serve as a representative of Center for Transfer and Transition Programs for campus events such as Transfer Orientations, Seawolf Decision Day, community college outreach, etc