Course Information Fall 2018

Students will enroll together in a special 1-Credit seminar designed to specifically meet the needs of incoming transfer students.

Seminar Learning Objectives

  • Students will understand the wealth of resources and services on campus to support their success. (Libraries, Learning Resource Center, Writing Center, OURS, CMASS, Health….)
  • Students will identify which programs and services they will take part in
  • Students will make connections with students in and out of the Transfer RAP
  • Students will track their academic progress and access support services if necessary

Seminar Structure

  • Seminar will meet 1x/week
  • Content will include:
    • Introduction to resources and opportunities across campus
    • Connections to advising resources
    • Career engagement activities
    • Reflection activities designed to assist in transition and connection to each other and the broader community at UMass
  • Students will participate in field trips on and off campus

Location Fall 2018

Students will live together in McNamara Hall in the Sylvan residential area.

Transfer RAP