Transfer students attend either Early Summer, Late Summer, or January Orientation, depending on when they applied and were accepted to the University. Transfer Orientation is held on the following dates:
Summer Orientation dates for Transfer Students are Thursday, June 26, 2014 and Tuesday, August 26, 2014. Student need to only attend one of these sessions.
**Please note, there is no Family Orientation component to Transfer Orientation.**
For those attending, you should bring your transcript, and a current photo ID (Driver's License, etc.) to get a UMass Pass. In addition, if you want to pick up your Parking Decal you must complete the online registration form in advance. Please click here to register your vehicle online. You must present your UMass Pass and printed confirmation page when picking up your parking decal at the Parking Office.
Please park in Lots 4 & 5
Continental breakfast and lunch are included
7:30AM Placement Testing - math & foreign language (for those who did not do so previously) LIBRARY 225 & 226
8:00AM Check-In/Registration at the MacLean Campus Center
8:30AM Orientation Sessions (mandatory) - until approximately 4:00PM
Orientation sessions will include information on Financial Aid, First Year Student "Heart to Heart", Transfer Student Survival Skills, Living on Campus, Commuting, Academic Advising, Course Registration, Getting the UMass Pass (student i.d.) as well as options for tours, visits to the bookstore and parking office. We look forward to seeing you!