Transfer Tips – Video Series
As Clarke President, Dr. Thom Chesney likes to say, “While you didn’t start at Clarke, you got here as fast as you could.” Now we want to help ease the transition to your new school with Transfer Tips, a video series where Director of Transfer Enrollment, Julie Cirks, provides you with simple tips to help you get the most out of your time, credits, and tuition as a transfer student.
In under five minutes, each video addresses a common question we receive from transfer students, making these videos a quick and easy resource to guide you on your way. Have more questions? Schedule a chat with our Transfer Admissions Counselor via Calendly.
How to get through the transfer admissions process efficiently
In under three minutes, we cover 10 tips that can help you smoothly complete a transfer to a new school.
How to prepare financially to transfer
There are lots of options on how to help you feel financially secure in your choice to transfer and this video outlines some of the best ways to keep your education affordable.
Tips and tricks to maximize your credits
I’m sure you’ve heard the horror stories – “My credits from my old school didn’t transfer!” We won’t go so far as to say that can’t happen but with the proper preparation like the steps outlined in this video, we can ensure you bring in as many credits as possible.
Building for the future – opportunities to consider
Transferring to a new school is a great time to consider your overall goals. Things like adding a minor, internship, or other opportunity to your college experience can help your application stand out for jobs or graduate school. This video gives you six opportunities to consider as you navigate the transfer process.
The list of unknowns can seem endless. If only there was someone out there who can make your decisions as simple as black and white. While we may not have every answer, here are five common, “Should I?” questions we receive, along with our best advice in answering them.
How long will it take me to graduate?
One of the most common concerns during the transfer process is how it can impact your timeline to graduation. While that answer will be different for everyone, we share a few factors to keep in mind.
Reverse Transfer Credit
A reverse transfer is a little-known tool that can have a big impact on your academic plan. In this video, we breakdown what a reverse transfer is and how to know if it’s right for you.
Become your own Advocate
In this video, we list out a few tips on how to advocate for yourself on your transfer journey.