transfer Process

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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.

2022-2023 Transfer information

The Open Enrollment Intra and Inter-District Transfer Window for the 2022-23 School Year was from November 1, 2021 through January 7, 2022

he 2021-2022 Transfer window was November 1, 2020 through January 8, 2021.)

For more information on transfer requests you may email the Transfer Desk at

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

Intra-District Transfer

(Reside within RUSD, requesting another 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

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

Dual and Tri-Boundary Transfer