Arizona Western College has been in partnership with Arizona State University for over 5 years. ASU@Yuma offers 3 transfer degree pathways and reduced tuition rates. Overall, ASU offers over 400 transfer pathways built from Arizona Western College to ASU with MyPath2ASU for on-campus and Online.

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Arizona State University wants to be a part of every student’s academic success. Students can start planning their path to ASU on day one of their college journey with the MyPath2ASU™ transfer experience. Choose from more than 400 course-by-course major maps that lead to on-campus or online ASU bachelor’s degrees.

This hybrid college experience invites you to attend Arizona State University on Arizona Western College’s Yuma campus. ASU Local is a flexible college program designed for your academic, personal and professional goals in your hometown. ASU brings their top-ranked yet affordable undergraduate degree programs to students in Yuma, Arizona.

Join ASU Local. Arizona State University is accepting applications for the ASU Local cohorts for 2024/2025. Apply now!

Learn about the benefits of ASU Local in Yuma.

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By picking a major and identifying a transfer institution, MyPath2ASU™ helps to identify what courses to take at Arizona Western College for an ASU baccalaureate degree. Save time, money and minimize loss of credit during the transfer journey. Students receive a set of customized tools to ensure a simple, seamless transition into one of the nation’s top 10 universities for undergraduate education.

These instructional videos help students search majors and sign up for MyPath2ASU™.

Steps for a successful transfer to ASU


Pathway to ASU

Enable a seamless college journey by building your Pathway to ASU. ASU has combined technology with curriculum to develop hundreds of pathways from Arizona Western College into ASU majors. Customize your transfer experience by creating a personalized transfer map to help you select the right community college classes to stay on track and minimize loss of credit towards your ASU major. Receive 24/7 direct access to transfer tools, including a Transfer Guide that allows you to track your degree progress. Once you’ve activated your Transfer Guide account, you’re well on your way to earn guaranteed admission into the major of your choice* and to earn your bachelor’s degree within two years, all while saving time and money. Stay connected to your college journey and build your Pathway to ASU today!

Meet with AWC Transfer Services and Program Coordinator or your ASU Transfer Coordinator to complete the MyPath2ASU™ if your degree has a degree pathway. If you know your degree, complete the pathway with the Major Map and use the ASU Transfer Credit Guide to know how your courses will transfer.


Follow Steps

Follow the 6 steps listed under "Steps for a Smooth and Successful Transfer to any Institution."


Submit Admission Application

Submit admission application 6-9 months before you transfer. Refer to the ASU Pre-Admissions Checklist to help you with your application. If you have trouble with your ASU account contact ASU Help Desk at 1-855-278-5080. They are available 24/7.
(Electronic submission of official college transcript and high school transcript should be sent to this email address:

AWC Student Records:
AWC has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide transcript ordering online. Use this link to process your official transcript request:


Follow up with Transfer Services

Always follow up with an AWC Transfer Services and Program Coordinator if you encounter any difficulties, barriers or have any concerns during your transfer process or after you transfer to ASU.

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ASU Contacts

Brittany Cook
Current ASU Criminology and Criminology Program Academic Advising
Academic Success Coordinator, Senior/ Center for Academic and Student Affairs

ASU@Yuma Education Programs:
Request information here:

Kurt Palmer M.C. MFT
Director of Rural Partnership: MLFTC
Cell: 928-792-8030
Office: 9288-428-8434

Christopher Bell
Program Manager: MLFTC
Phone: 602-543-5146
Schedule here for MLFT Admissions Advising.

Gerald West
BA Organizational Leadership Yuma
Assistant Director -Recruitment, Outreach, & Engagement
(480) 727-1526

Dominique Dozier
Admissions Coordinator | Undergraduate Programs
W. P. Carey School of Business
(602) 543-5108
Schedule an appointment

Samuel Ortiz
Coordinator, Graduate and Transfer Recruitment at Arizona State University
(480) 965-7768
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Ashley Ingram
ASU Transfer Representative for AWC. 
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General support:

Yesenia Sanchez
ASU Local Yuma Enrollment and Success Coach
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