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Course name, Talking Transfers

Transfer Admissions & Engagement Type of course Exploring Student Populations

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Did you know?! One-fourth of all new students at Appalachian begin as a transfer student. Transfer students bring with them previous coursework, experiences, and varying expectations - learn how you can meet those needs and support their success. In this session you’ll learn more about the demographics and characteristics of Appalachian transfer students and easy steps you can take to welcome them and help them thrive in your classroom.

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  • Understand the characteristics, demographics, and needs of transfer students
  • Learn of the resources provided to transfer students by the Office of Transfer Services
  • Develop strategies for working with and supporting transfer students




  • Kim Morton

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