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Transfer Workshops  

Navigating the Transfer Admission Process- Selective Schools  

    Erin Barnard, an admissions expert from The College of New Jersey, will host an open dialog with students who have their eyes on transferring to a selective school.  The conversation will address school standards and processes, what prospective colleges are looking for in their applicants, and much more!
                                  Tuesday, February 3, 2015               1:00 p.m.               Hunterdon 210

Admission Essay Workshop

    Professor Karen Gaffney will share advice for writing a stronger college admissions essay based on her perspective as an English professor.  She will provide specific writing-related suggestions and urge you to write your essay in advance so you can get feedback from other people, including tutors at the Academic Support Center.        YES! You can bring your college Admissions Essay!
                                  Wednesday, February 4, 2015          2:30 p.m.               Somerset 018


 NJTransfer Workshop

Are you planning on Transferring to a four-year school in New Jersey? Will you have your Associates degree? Do you want to make sure you are a Junior when you start at Rutgers? The College of New Jersey? Or Monmouth?  This workshop will explain the benefits of NJTransfer, course by course equivalencies and the RTP (Recommended Transfer Program).
                                  Thursday, February 5, 2015              1:00 p.m.              College Center 133
                                  Thursday, March 26, 2015               1:00 p.m.                College Center 133

"NJ Transfer Information" (video)            "Planning Your Academic Program with NJ Transfer" (video)

ABC's of Transferring
The comprehensive workshop is designed for students seeking information and assistance as they begin their process to transfer out of RVCC.  Topics will include the application process, personal statement tips, financing options, campus visits, The Common Application and more! This workshop answers questions on "How do I successfully transfer to a four-year school?"  and "What resources are there to help me transfer?"

                                   Choose One Session
                                   February 12, 2015             Library Classroom                1 p.m.
                                   March 19, 2015                 Library Classroom                1 p.m.

Scholarship Workshop
In the Scholarship Workshop presentation, speakers Erin Kislan, Assistant Director of Financial Aid, Library Services, and Ronnine Weyl, Executive Director of RVCC Foundation inform participants that it is not always the students with the best grades or the highest SAT scores who wins scholarships.  Instead the presenters show students of all ages that most scholarships are awarded to students who exhibit the best prepartation.  By attending the workshop presentation, a student will be wll prepared to meet the challenge of finding and willing scholarships.

                                     Thursday, April 2, 2015                  1:00 p.m.                 College Center 022   


Rutgers University- School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
February 19, 2015
Assistant Dean Carol Andrews will be tabling on the second floor of the West Building.  She will be answering questions for students interested in transferring to Rutgers University- School of Environmental and Biological Sciences . equirements to successfully transfer to SEBS
                                     Wednesday, February 25, 2015           11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.     West Building- 2nd Floor



Transfer Visits

A campus visit is an integral part of the college selection process.  It provides you a first-hand introducation to the educational institution.  The tour provides an opportunity to hear a presentation from an Admissions Department representative, meet current students, ask financial aid questions, get a student guided campus tour, a free lunch, and much, much, -m-u-c-h- more!  Join RVCC for one of these unique opportunities.

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Seton Hall University- Popular Transfer Majors- Business. Diplomacy. Nursing. Political Science.

March 20, 2015   9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
                               Sign up with ReGina Garrett- College Center C-178, by March 11, 2015
                               $5.00 deposit required at sign up, which is returned upon trip attendance

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Rowan University - Popular Transfer Majors- Business, Communication. Education. Engineering. Biology. Psychology. Law. Medical Illustration.

March 30, 2015    8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
                               Sign up with ReGina Garrett- College Center C- 178, by March 16, 2015
                               $5.00 deposit is required at sign up, which is returned upon trip attendance


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Montclair State University - Popular Transfer Majors- Psychology. Biology. Education. Liberal Arts.  Business- Accounting. Athletic Training.
April 10, 2015        8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
                               Sign up with ReGina Garrett- College Center C- 178, by March 27, 2015
                               $5.00 deposit is required at sign up, which is returned upon trip attendance














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