Programs, Workshops, & Events

Ongoing Programs

The Transfer Student Center offers specialized programs, workshops, and events to provide UCSB transfer students with academic, social, and emotional support. Events can be one-time workshops, special series, or quarter/year-long programs. Please pay close attention to events that require an RSVP.

Coffee & Community for First-Generation College Students: Fall 2018

The Transfer Student Center has partnered with the Educational Opportunity Program to offer a weekly space for first-generation transfer students. Come by every Tuesday morning from 10:30am-11:30am for coffee, tea, snacks, and community! These are informal gatherings, so drop in at any time.

 

Dining with Faculty: A Faculty Mentoring Program: Fall 2018

In collaboration with the Educational Opportunity Program, the Transfer Student Center offers transfer students the opportunity to dine with a professor in their department three times over the course of the academic quarter. This program was designed to help our transfer students start building their academic networks at UCSB and dive into scholarly conversations about their chosen discipline.

Fall 2018 Faculty Mentors

Apply here: tinyurl.com/DWF-W19

 

Econ 10A Tutoring

In collaboration with the Department of Economics, the Transfer Student Center offers transfer students the opportunity to drop-in for Econ10A tutoring with an Economics peer tutor.  Hours are held in the TSC Conference Room (UCSB Library 1582B).

Winter 2019 Econ Tutoring Schedule

For the most updated information, check the calendar on our homepage.

Secrets to Success: What All International Students Should Know

We welcome All students with international background or interests. Meet and connect with other students on variety of topics!
 

1/8 – Welcome Back Celebration and What’s MLK?
1/22 – Balancing Multiple Roles and Responsibilities
2/5 – Dating and Relationships across Cultures
2/19 – Career and Job Expectations
3/5 – Spring Break and the “Final Stretch”10/9 – Adjusting to UCSB & Connect with Other Students

Transfer Student Research

In collaboration with Dr. Vanessa Woods in Psychological and Brain Sciences we are conducting a study on the experience of transfer students.  Please participate!  Details available in the link below.

https://ucsbltsc.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cvgt39NNozv09md

 

Workshops & Events

  • TSC & OSC FINANCIAL AID SERIES

TSC & OSC FINANCIAL AID SERIES

  1. February 1, 2019 - 8:00am to February 28, 2019 - 8:00pm
  • Join us to learn all about smart spending, saving, budgeting, and funding your college education!

Join us to learn all about smart spending, saving, budgeting, and funding your college education...

  1. February 5, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Apply for the Transfer Student Research Award (TSRA) and earn up to $750 for your research. Come learn about research opportunities at UCSB and how to apply for funds to support your research!

Apply for the Transfer Student Research Award (TSRA) and earn up to $750 for your research. Come...

  1. February 5, 2019 - 2:00pm to February 20, 2019 - 11:00am
  • Learn all about student loans, how they work, and repayment options!

Learn all about student loans, how they work, and repayment options!

  1. February 6, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Feeling like you need to consider a different major and wondering how to have that conversation...

  1. February 12, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • National & Agency Scholarships  Learn how to apply & become a competitive applicant!
National & Agency Scholarships
Learn how to apply & become a competitive...
  1. February 14, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Questions about planning your spring class schedule?   Want to  talk to transfer Academic Advisors without having to wait?   Save time with a Group Advising Session!
Questions about planning your spring class schedule? 
Want to  talk to transfer...
  1. February 19, 2019 - 1:00pm to February 20, 2019 - 4:00pm