Transfer Events

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Annual Events


Join Us National Transfer Student Week

National Transfer Student Week

Join us in the 3d week of October to celebrate transfer students! This is a national event celebrated by campuses across the country.

Check out the 2023 National Transfer Student Week schedule!

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Study Breaks

During finals week of fall, winter, and spring quarters we will have study breaks for transfer students!

Check out our events schedule for information about the upcoming study break. 

Watch our study break reel to see what fun events we've hosted! 

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Transfer Appreciation Night with Cal Poly Athletics 

The Transfer Center partners with Cal Poly Athletics once a year to host a Transfer Appreciation Night! We highlight transfers within the athletic community, share transfer resources, and celebrate transfer success. 


2023 - Transfer Appreciation Night was at a Baseball game. Check out CP Athletics fun transfer video!

2022 - Transfer Appreciation Night was at a Men's Basketball game

Winter 2024 Transfer Center Events!
Community Building, Academic Support, Resource Connection & More

All transfers are welcome, events are free! 
It's totally ok to come by yourself, we have transfer staff there excited to connect with you. Students with dependents you are more than welcome to bring your kids.

Week 1

  • Transfer Center Winter Kick Off: Bowling Night
    • Wed. 1/10: 6:30 - 8:30pm at Mustang Lanes (Bldg 65, UU first floor)

Week 2

  • Transfer Talk: Pizza with CalFresh
    • Thurs. 1/18: 11am - Noon, Bldg 52 RmE48 (next door to Transfer Center)

Week 4  

  • Transfer Talk: Academic Coach Connections
    • Tues. 1/18: 11am - 1pm, Bldg 52 RmE28

Week 5

  • Bagels with Your Academic Advisor   
    • Tues. 2/6: Noon - 2pm, Bldg 52 RmE46
  • Off-Campus Housing Support   
    • Thurs. 2/8: 11am - Noon, Transfer Center

Week 6 

  • Transfer Talk: Arts & Crafts Mixer with ASI
    • Tues. 2/13: 11am - 1pm, Bldg 52 RmE48 
  • Valentine's Day: Cupcake Decorating with the Transfer Coaching Team
    • Wed. 2/14: 12-2pm in Bldg 52 RmE48

Week 7

  • Pizza with LibRats: The Library Does What?
    • Wed. 2/21: 5 - 7pm, Cerro Vista Community Center (Bldg 170G)

Week 8

  • Transfer Talk: Calm Before the Storm with Counseling Services
    • Tues. 2/27: 11am - Noon, Bldg 52 RmE28
  • Understanding Changes & Completing FAFSA with Financial Aid - Tips and Tricks with Q&A - Bring your laptop and questions! 
    • Thurs. 2/29: 11am-Noon, Bldg 52 Rm E48

Week 9

    • Donuts with the Dean of Students 
      • Thurs. 3/7: Noon - 1pm, Bldg 52 RmE30 (in the Transfer Center!)

    Week 10 

    • Transfer Talk: Surviving Finals
      • Tues. 3/12: 10am - 11am, Bldg 52 RmE48 

      Finals Week - Study Breaks

      • Mon 3/18 & Tues 3.19 
        • more info coming mid winter quarter

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