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Transfer Student Orientation

All new transfer students are required to attend Transfer Student Orientation. The complete schedule will be posted over the summer. The following is a tentative schedule designed to help incoming transfer students and their families as they make travel arrangements.

Friday, August 16

  • Move-In Day (1- 4 pm)
  • Welcome Dinner (complimentary and open to families)

Saturday, August 17

  • Breakfast Available
  • Welcome Luncheon
  • Orientation Sessions
  • University Resources and Services Fair
  • Transfer Student Outing
  • Reception for Parents and Families

Sunday, August 18

  • Parents and Family Orientation (10:45 am- 12:45 pm)
    • Come learn more about the residential college system and our campus-wide networks of support.
    • Departure of parents and families (around 1 pm)
  • All events from here on out are for students only
    • Transfer group meetings
    • Orientation sessions
    • Founders Walk and picnic

Monday, August 19

  • Welcome from Academic Deans
  • Student Conduct & Student Expectations
  • Honor Code Signing
  • Dinner with Transfer Group

Tuesday, August 20

  • School-Based Academic Advising
  • Faculty Meet & Greet

If you have any questions about Transfer Student Orientation, please contact the New Student Hotline at (615) 322-4948.