Transfer Process

Riverside Unified School District is committed to offering families choices that provide the best educational fit for their children. This page explains the wide variety of transfers parents may apply for if they feel a special program or school other than their child’s home school is a better fit for their child.

The 2024-25 Open Enrollment Transfer window will be from November 1, 2023 to January 12, 2024. Please scroll down this page and click on the appropriate transfer application link. 

The 2023-24 Open Enrollment Transfer window was from November 1, 2022 to January 6, 2023 and is now closed.

To request a Transfer Cancellation for 2023-24, please click here
Para Cancelar una Transferencia para el Año Escolar, 2023-24, oprime aquí
For additional information, please email the RUSD Transfer Desk at [email protected]

Special Program Transfers Information

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To apply for a transfer with RUSD, see below for application links:

Intra-District  (Reside in RUSD, requesting an RUSD school)

Inter-District Transfer Release

(Reside within RUSD, requesting a transfer to another school district)

District of Choice (DOC) Transfer

(Reside outside of RUSD, requesting a transfer to RUSD)

Inter-District Transfer Request

(Reside outside of RUSD, requesting a transfer to RUSD)

Dual and Tri-Boundary Transfer