Transfer Week

Transfer Week Banner Image. Main text says Thriving Through Transfer

October 19 - 23, 2020

The National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students (NISTS) is sponsoring the fourth annual National Transfer Student Week. This year’s theme is “Thriving Through Transfer.” The Kent State University community is excited to participate in recognizing those students who became Golden Flashes via the transfer process.

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter @TransferKent.






Monday, October 19, 2020

Dean Pringle, University College, Welcome Address

Dean Eboni Pringle has a special message to kick off National Transfer Student Week.

SSP's Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages

Monday, October 19, 2020

National Transfer Week Social Media Contest begins

  1. Follow Kent State SSP on Instagram and/or Facebook (we will be checking to see if you follow us)
  2. Create a story or post sharing your transfer story and how you are thriving through transfer at Kent State
  3. Tag Kent State SSP in the story or post


You have until Wednesday October 21 at midnight to create your post and tag us!

Winners will be announced on Thursday, October 22.


SSP's Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages

Monday, October 19, 2020

National Transfer Week Virtual Scavenger Hunt

The Credit Transfer office invites you to complete the scavenger hunt for a chance to learn more about KSU and win one of three gift baskets!

  Visit the following link to participate.


Tuesday, October 20, 2020


9:55am – 11:50am.

Common Conversations

Student Success Programs invites you to participate in an important conversation around social justice and learn about campus opportunities to get involved.

Zoom Link will be emailed to our new transfer students. Check your account!




Tuesday, October 20, 2020


4:00pm – 5:00 pm.

Transfer Students can Study Abroad Too!

The Office of Global Education invites you to learn how to take advantage of studying abroad while staying on track to graduation.

Join live remote presentation on Microsoft Teams at:

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

5:00pm – 6:30pm

Service in a Flash: T-Shirt Tote Bags

Community Engaged Learning invites you to sign up for an opportunity to make friends while making tote bags to be donated.

Center for Undergraduate Excellence (CUE) Key Bank Lounge.

Sign up is required. Click here to sign up!

Thursday, October 22, 2020


12:00 pm –

1:30 pm

Speed Friending


Student Success Programs is inviting you to make some new friends in a flash!

An email with the link will be sent out to our new transfer students. Check your account!



Friday, October 23, 2020

Get your KSU T-shirt!

The first 50 students to email Student Success Programs with their mailing address, T-shirt size, a selfie and a statement about how they are “Thriving Through Transfer” to be posted on our social media, will receive a KSU t-shirt!

 Send your email to: