Transfer Students

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The Office for Students in Transition is pleased to welcome students with previous college and life experience to UMD! You are an integral member of the UMD community, and your insights, perspectives, and experiences serve to enrich UMD in many ways.

With you in mind, we are excited to offer new and improved programming for our transfer students as you transition to life as a Bulldog! Below you will find the details of what you need to know before you begin your experience as a UMD Bulldog. 

Orientation Transfer Prep Review

A comprehensive review program of your student record so that you and UMD are prepared for your in-person Orientation appointment. Sign up for your review today!!

Orientation Program

Orientation is a mandatory program for all incoming transfer students. The program is designed to help you get set up in UMD systems and to allow you to register for your Orientation date where you will get oriented to UMD, schedule your classes, meet faculty, staff and other students, and get your campus id, so you are ready for the start of the semester.

Transfer Welcome Program

As a transfer student for the Fall semester, you are required to participate in one of two options for a welcome program. The two options include:

  1. Participate in the full Bulldog Welcome Week Program OR
  2. Participate in the Transfer Welcome Program on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 from 12:00pm-4:30pm in Kirby Ballroom

Transfer students entering UMD during Spring semester, are required to attend Winter Welcome. You will receive an email about the Winter Welcome date.

Transfer Student Specialist

Dauli Menze is our SIT Professional Staff member dedicated to the transfer student experience.  She can assist you with any issues in your transition to UMD.  From helping you with Transferology to getting you connected to clubs on campus, Dauli is here for you in 42 Solon Campus Center.