Students with a map and a plan are much more likely to get to their destination- a 4-year college degree. For first generation and non-traditional college students, there is a lot to navigate in order to successfully transfer. From academic preparedness to community support, understanding financial literacy and becoming ready to transfer, there are many steps to a successful transition.
About this site
This site is here to guide first generation and nontraditional college students to make a smooth transition to a 4- year university. The Transfer Express is a place that shares information from students and staff on key steps and resources available for students wanting to transfer. Getting answers to questions that you have about your academic goals, developing community support and making a commitment to successfully complete college. Additionally, finding the money for school and navigating the necessary steps to transfer to a university once you are ready. We hope this blog can be a virtual mentor to all students out there navigating their higher education journey for the first time or as a second chance student coming back to gain new skills or change careers.