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 2019

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-12:00pm for coffee, tea, snacks, and community! These are informal gatherings, so drop in at any time.

 

Dining with Faculty: A Faculty Mentoring Program: Returning Fall 2019

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. Click here to apply https://tinyurl.com/2019DWF-Fall

Fall 2019 Faculty Mentor(s)

 

Econ Tutoring

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. 

 

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

Workshops & Events

  • Join transfer student Sean in exploring the richness of Mindfulness Meditation practice. Topics include breath and body awareness, cultivating curiosity, generating gratitude and exploring the nature of the mind. No prior experience necessary.

Join transfer student Sean in exploring the richness of Mindfulness Meditation practice. Topics...

  1. December 14, 2019 - 1:30pm