Virtual TransferFest

We are delighted that you will be joining us to learn more about our UMBC community.

Tips for Navigating Your Virtual TransferFest Experience

  • Review the agenda
  • Test your technology and make sure that your audio and video are configured for Webex Meetings here
  • Use the links provided to join each session at the session start time
  • Pay particular attention to academic programs, departments, and resources that you wish to connect with, and join those spaces at the designated start times
  • If prompted to enter a password enter UMBCevents
  • Have fun and enjoy the evening!

Agenda at a Glance

4 p.m.
Welcome Session

4:15 p.m.
Transfer and Academic Opportunities Fair

  • Allied Health and Health Sciences
  • Business, Management, and Entrepreneurship
  • Computing and Engineering
  • Education
  • Human Services and Behavioral Health Sciences
  • Humanities, Identities, and Communications
  • Life, Physical, and Environmental Science
  • Undecided
  • Visual and Performing Arts

5 p.m.
Transfer Support Networks Fair

  • Academic Success and Transition Programs
  • Campus Life
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • International Education Services
  • Jobs, Internships, and Service Learning
  • Living on or off campus
  • Planning Your Transfer
  • Premier Academic and Scholars Programs

5 and 5:30 p.m.
Admissions and Financial Aid Overview

5 p.m.
Transfer Student Connections – Q&A

Get Help

Technical Support

Visit our technical support resource page or contact Kevin Mitchell, Manager of Enrollment Management Business Systems and Solutions, at 410-455-3879.

Event Support

Our Admissions team is here throughout the day to answer any questions you may have. Contact us at 410-455-2292.

Welcome Session

4 – 4:10 p.m.

This is the first stop in your Spring TransferFest experience! Hear from the Undergraduate Admissions team and learn more about how to navigate the evening.

Transfer and Academic Opportunities Fair

4:15 – 5 p.m.

Take a deep dive into the areas of study at UMBC with advisors across the institution. Or use this time to chat with Admissions to understand your transfer timeline and next steps. Once you join the main room, you will be able to join the breakout space to learn more about the interest areas of your choice

Academic Areas of Interest: 

  • Business, Management, and Entrepreneurship
  • Allied Health and Health Sciences
  • Human Services and Behavioral Health Sciences
  • Education
  • Business, Management, and Entrepreneurship
  • Computing and Engineering
  • Education
  • Human Services and Behavioral Health Sciences
  • Humanities, Identities, and Communications
  • Life, Physical, and Environmental Science
  • Undecided
  • Visual and Performing Arts

Transfer Support Networks Fair

5 – 6 p.m.

Find your fit at UMBC by exploring our diverse communities that provide support and engagement opportunities for our students throughout their time here. Once you join the main room, you will be able to hop into any of the breakout spaces that interest you.

Departments and Programs: 

  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Campus Life
  • Academic Success and Transition Programs
  • Living on or off campus
  • Academic Success and Transition Programs
  • Campus Life
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • International Education Services
  • Jobs, Internships, and Service Learning
  • Living on or off campus
  • Planning Your Transfer
  • Premier Academic and Scholars Programs

Admissions, Financial Aid, and Scholarships Overview

5 and 5:30 p.m.

Join representatives from the Offices of Undergraduate Admissions, Financial Aid, and Scholarships to learn more about how to finance your education and the next steps to becoming a Retriever.

Transfer Student Connections – Q&A

5 – 6 p.m.

Stop by this space to chat with current UMBC Retrievers who have transferred to UMBC. This is your opportunity to learn more about the UMBC student experience both inside and outside the classroom.

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