7 Things You'll Learn Your First Semester as a Transfer Student

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Student, College of William and Mary

Phoebe just finished her first semester as a transfer student, and she's already learned a lot of important lessons. Keep reading for seven tips she has to share with all new transfers. read more

Transfer Applications vs. Freshman Applications

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Assistant Editor, Online Specialist, Carnegie Communications

Some students may avoid transferring colleges simply because the process is a bit daunting. But the transfer process is actually very similar to something all college students have done before: the undergraduate application. read more

Benefits of Transferring

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Director of Admissions, Becker College

You fall back into a butterfly chair, exhausted from the anatomy exam you spent weeks prepping for. Kanye West emanates from the computer speakers, the mini-fridge buzzes, John Belushi in his College sweatshirt stares back at you from the poster hanging above your extra-long twin bed. You stare into your lava lamp, entranced by its mysticism and wonder, and you ask, Is this school the right place for me? read more

Transfer Student Survival Guide

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Associate Director of Admissions, Warner Pacific College

Former baseball player Willie Stargell of the Pittsburgh Pirates once said, "Life is one big transition." Nowhere is this more evident than in the life of a college transfer student. read more

Figuring Out Financial Aid as a Transfer Student

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Applying for financial aid as a transfer student is easy, because you've already been through the process . . . right? Well, not exactly. While that previous experience may be helpful, transfer students encounter a few unique financial aid issues. read more