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: Spring 2020
The Transfer Student Center has partnered with the Educational Opportunity Program to offer a weekly space for first-generation transfer students. Come by every Wednesday morning from 10:30am-12:00pm for coffee, tea, snacks, and community! These are informal gatherings, so drop in at any time.
Econ Tutoring: Spring 2020
In collaboration with the Department of Economics, the Transfer Student Center offers transfer students the opportunity to drop-in for Econ tutoring with an Economics peer tutor. Hours are held in the TSC Conference Room (UCSB Library 1582B). Dates and times of Econ10A tutoring can also be found on the events calendar on the front page of the TSC website.
CLAS: Academic Skills Consultations: Spring 2020
Meet one on one with Jay Stemmle and receive a free assesment and strategies to academic success, please visit the TSC Calendar for Zoom link
POSTPONED: Dining with Faculty: A Faculty Mentoring Program: Returning Fall 2020
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.
POSTPONED: 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!
Some examples of topics:
Understanding American Holidays
Balancing Multiple Roles and Responsibilities
Dating and Relationships across Cultures
Career and Job Expectations
Adjusting to UCSB & Connecting with Other Students