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.

Winter Quarter 2019 at a Glance

   (coming soon)

Coffee & Community for First-Generation College Students: Fall 2018

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-11:30am for coffee, tea, snacks, and community! These are informal gatherings, so drop in at any time.

Dining with Faculty: A Faculty Mentoring Program: Fall 2018

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.

Fall 2018 Faculty Mentors

Apply here:

Econ 10A Tutoring

In collaboration with the Department of Economics, the Transfer Student Center offers transfer students the opportunity to drop-in for Econ10A tutoring with an Economics peer tutor.  Hours are held at in theTSC Conference Room (UCSB Library 1582B).

Fall 2018 Econ Tutoring Schedule

For the most updated information, check the calendar on our homepage.

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!

10/9 – Adjusting to UCSB & Connect with Other Students
10/23 – Strategies for Academic Success
11/6 – Managing This Thing Called "Stress"
11/20 – Holiday Traditions Across Cultures
12/4 – Getting ready for Finals and the Winter Break

Transfer Student Research

In collaboration with Dr. Vanessa Woods in Psychological and Brain Sciences we are conducting a study on the experience of transfer students.  Please participate!  Details available in the link below.