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Transferring Schools

Deciding to Transfer: A Second Chance at Making it Right

Rosemarie Foulger | Posted 02.24.2017 | College
Rosemarie Foulger

I talked to a lot of people about transferring, and they all gave different advice. If I could give a potential transfer student one piece of advice, it would be to really listen to yourself. Are you happy? Is this what you want? Do you think this change will lead to your fulfillment?

New School, New Start: Navigating College as a Transfer Student

Sophie Cowley | Posted 04.15.2015 | College
Sophie Cowley

The truth is, being a transfer is not easy. But the experience is only as difficult as I allow it to be. I know that I will find my footing soon, and in the meantime, I will focus on the people who matter most to me.

Degree vs. Happiness: Transferring for Transformation

Lindsay Simone Meirowitz | Posted 07.22.2013 | College
Lindsay Simone Meirowitz

Whereas I thought my transferring to UMD meant that I would get to spend more time with my family (something I desperately wanted and perhaps even needed), the way things actually panned out was very different.

11 Famous College Transfer Students

Maureen Elinzano | Posted 01.29.2013 | College
Maureen Elinzano

It's a sad, but true fact that a lot of people don't get into their dream school -- the first time around.

Where Transfer Students Want To Go

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 07.17.2012 | College

Students looking to transfer out of their schools seem to be fleeing to Florida, California and Texas, according to U.S. News and World Report's list ...

Clearinghouse Five

The Cavalier Daily | Posted 05.08.2012 | College
The Cavalier Daily

A new study is right to focus on the importance of community colleges in the U.S. higher education system. But no study can point to or graph why a student might transfer, because only we can draw the best fit.