School Transfer Permits

Interdistrict Transfer Requests for the 2023-24 school year remain open!
Posted on 04/11/2023

Interdistrict Transfer Requests NOW OPEN

The SMUSD transfer window remains open for Interdistrict transfer requests which are for students who live outside of the district boundaries, but wish to attend one of our award-winning schools. This includes incoming siblings of current students*.

Interdistrict transfer requests can be made on the San Marcos Unified School District website here through the online forms.

New & Current Student Enrollment Dates:


  • NEW student enrollment opens on February 1, 2023 
  • CURRENT student residency verification opens on June 5, 2023-June 30, 2023

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*For families who have an incoming transitional kindergarten, kindergarten or new student, please submit a transfer during the open window, even if your child is not yet enrolled. When new student enrollment opens on February 1st, parents will need to enroll their student in their school of residence before the district office will consider the transfer.