Transfer Week

Celebrate Your Transfer Story - October 21-25, 2019
October 21 - 25, 2019

The National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students (NISTS) is sponsoring the third annual National Transfer Student Week.  This year’s theme is “Celebrate Your Transfer Story”. The Kent State University community is excited to participate in recognizing those students who became Golden Flashes via the transfer process. Check out the upcoming events we are hosting to support transfer students!

Date

Event

Time 

Location

Mon – Fri, Oct. 21 – 25

KSU Transfer Student Recognition 

Stop by SSP to  pick up your Transfer Student button and participate in our interactive board to “Celebrate Your Transfer Story” 

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Center for Undergraduate Excellence (CUE) 135 

Mon – Fri, Oct. 21 – 25

Office of Global Education (OGE)

International transfer students are welcome to stop by OGE to pick up a fun transfer appreciation gift.

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Office of Global Education - Van Campen 106

Monday, Oct. 21

"Help, I Ran Out of Time"

Learn about time management and services in the Academic Success Center.

4 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Center for Undergraduate Excellence (CUE), Room 143

Monday, Oct. 21

Transfer Week Opening Reception

Join the Admissions and SSP at this kickoff to Transfer Student Week. Meet friends, have some refreshments and win prizes. There will also be an opportunity to make a video about your transfer story. 

4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Westfield Tour Center, 2nd Floor of the Kent Student Center

Tuesday, Oct. 22

Transfer Advisory Council (TAC) Student Panel Discussion

Join TAC for Cider & Doughnuts and a panel discussion covering transfer student transition.

5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Center for Undergraduate Excellence (CUE) Key Bank Lounge

Wednesday, Oct. 23

College of Nursing Coffee and Cookies 

Nursing transfer students can join their college in having some light refreshments while meeting other transfer students. 

8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Main Lobby, Henderson Hall 

Wednesday, Oct. 23

Find Your Niche!

Exploratory students come find your niche. Get connected with student events, organizations, and what's up on campus. Involvement experts will be available to help connect you to activities and organizations. If you need assistance finding your niche on campus you can connect with a current junior or senior to help guide you through the involvement process.

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Center for Undergraduate Excellence (CUE), Room 154 

Wednesday, Oct. 23 

CAED Open House 

Architecture and Environmental Design students can join CAED staff in an open house. There will be light refreshments. 

1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

Dean's Office, CAED

Thursday, Oct. 24

Find Your Niche!

Exploratory students come find your niche. Get connected with student events, organizations, and what's up on campus. Involvement experts will be available to help connect you to activities and organizations. If you need assistance finding your niche on campus you can connect with a current junior or senior to help guide you through the involvement process.

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Center for Undergraduate Excellence (CUE), Room 154 

Thursday, Oct. 24

College of Business Transfer Student Coffee with Dean Liz

Business students can enjoy some coffee and meet the Assistant Dean and other new transfer students in your college.

3 p.m. – 5 p.m. 

Business Administration Building (BSA) 483

Friday, Oct. 25

Blue and Gold Spirit Day! 

Show proof of your emailed invitations and meet the Transfer Advisory Council to get a Free KSU shirt!

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Esplanade in front of the Center for Undergraduate Excellence (CUE)

Saturday, Oct. 26

College of the Arts Open House

“Fall for the Arts" Open House to explore our programs, meet our faculty, and connect with current students. Please Register here.

9 a.m. – noon

Cartwright Hall, Auditorium

SOCIALS