Transfer Fair - Fall 2018!

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SUNY Orange Annual Fall Transfer Fair

Middletown Campus - Wednesday, November 7

Time: 10:30am-1:00pm
Location: 1st floor of the George F. Shepard Student Center

Come by to explore the opportunities available to you and for a chance to win a prize!

Prizes: TBA

Print out your ticket for a chance to win a prize:TBA

Fall 2018 Attendees
More Being Added: Check Back Regularly

(updated 9/18/18)

Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
Bay Path University
Castleton University
Cazenovia College
College of Mount Saint Vincent
College New Rochelle
Culinary Institute of American (CIA)
Eastwick College
Emerson College
Excelsior College
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Felician University
Grand Canyon University
Green Mountain College
Hartwick College
Hofstra University
Hunter College (CUNY)
Le Moyne College
Manhattan College
Marist College: Undergraduate & Adult Enrollment
Marywood University
Misericordia University
Mercy College
Mount St. Mary College: Undergraduate & Adult Enrollment
Monroe College
Niagra University
Northern Vermont University
Pace University
Penn. State University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Southern Vermont College
St. Joseph's College
The Sage Colleges
University at Albany (SUNY)
Binghamton University (SUNY)
SUNY Brockport
SUNY Buffalo State
University at Buffalo(SUNY)
SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry
SUNY Empire
SUNY Farmingdale
SUNY Fredonia
SUNY Maritime College
SUNY Morrisville State College
SUNY New Paltz
SUNY Oneonta
SUNY Oswego
SUNY Polytechnic Institute
SUNY Purchase
University of Bridgeport
University of Massachusetts - Lowell
University of Scranton
Utica College
Western Connecticut State University

*Participation in the program is subject to change by visiting representatives.

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Questions to ask a Transfer Representative

  • Does your college accept the Associate degree (A.A. or A.S.) in place of your general education core requirement?
  • What is the GPA required for acceptance into my major? Would it be better with my GPA (if lower than what is needed) to apply as an "Undeclared Major"?
  • Will your college give me an "unofficial" evaluation of my transferable credits before sending in my application? Who actually does the transcript evaluation? (specific name).
  • What is the possibility of transfer students living college housing?
  • Are transfer students eligible for your scholarships? If so are they automatically considered or do they have to apply?
  • Once I apply, how long will it be before I hear about acceptance and am told how many credits will transfer in my major? Remember: The "real" question in transfer credits is, "How many more credits will I need to complete my degree?"
  • What is the name and phone number of the Transfer Counselor with whom I can speak directly?
  • What percent of your graduates who apply for further education are accepted at those graduate schools? Or, if relevant, what percent of your students pass their professional licensing exam (e.g. – to be a certified teacher, public accountant, etc.
  • How can I visit your campus? Are there specific open house dates for transfer students?
  • Ask about personal things of interest to you (e.g. – clubs, intramural's, church or religious services, etc.) that will make your life as a student better.
  • If accepted, will someone assist me in mapping out my course schedule and degree requirements?
  • With regards to my major, does the college offer internships?
  • What jobs are offered for students on campus who do not get awarded work study?
  • What are some of the job offerings through Residence Life?
  • Are there opportunities to create your own major? (combining other majors to create your own initiated degree)
  • Do you give credits for "Life Experience"?
  • What factors other than academics are considered in transferring? (e.g. – community service – is this important? Helpful? How about clubs and/or class officers?)

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