Transfer Equity and Success
We're glad you're considering continuing your education at Mason's College of Science
Did you know that more than a third of our College of Science undergraduate students are transfers? We are proud to offer innovative, transfer-focused programs and events to jumpstart your STEM transfer success story!
Register for Virtual STEM Transfer Day
Featured Event: STEM Transfer Day (Virtual Event)
Future STEM transfer students and community college advisors, explore Mason as a premier STEM transfer destination at our Spring 2021 Virtual STEM Transfer Day - Friday, April 16, 2021, 2:00pm to 4:00pm EST. Explore STEM programs and 21st Century careers, meet Mason faculty and transfer students, win prizes, and more! Participating Mason colleges and programs include:
Registration for Spring 2021 STEM Transfer Day has closed. Be sure to check out our Transfer Ask Me Anything and 1:1 Appointments!
Transfer Pathways to Success
Transfer Tuesdays, Ask Me Anything (AMA) Sessions Spring 2021
Planning to transfer to a degree program in Mason’s College of Science? Exploring Mason Science as your future transfer destination? Get your questions answered and the STEM transfer planning info you need at a Mason Science Transfer Ask Me Anything (AMA) Virtual Session.
Spring/Summer 2021 Mason Science Transfer Ask Me Anything Sessions:
April 27, 7:15-8:15 pm
May 25, 11:30 am-12:30 pm
June 8, 5:00 pm-6:00 pm
To Register, click here.
Still have questions? Check out Mason Science Transfer Planning Appointments below to sign up for a one-on-one 20 minute transfer planning session. One-on-one appointment slots and Transfer Bridge sessions will offered in July and August 2021.
MasonScience Transfer Planning Appointments
Are you a prospective or incoming transfer student to Mason’s College of Science (COS)? COS Transfer Tuesdays is your one-stop destination for COS transfer planning.
Registration is available above. If you're interested in a 1:1 transfer planning appointment, sign up here.
College of Science Community of Transfer Researchers (COS-AACTR)
Transfer Students, do you want to pursue scientific research while at Mason but don’t know where to start? Apply to this interdisciplinary learning community and connect with fellow transfer researchers as you navigate the many STEM research opportunities available at Mason and beyond. AACTR Scholars receive:
- Exclusive access to AACTR seminars and faculty/peer mentoring
- Priority enrollment in COS 300 and COS 400 courses
- Support with navigating undergraduate research and internship opportunities both on- and off-campus
- Assistance with career planning and the graduate and professional school admission process
Interested students must complete an online registration form.
NOVA/Mason ADVANCE Program
The College of Science is proud to offer ADVANCE pathways for all of our undergraduate programs. For more information, visit the NOVA/Mason ADVANCE program page.
Transfer Science Bridge
Jumpstart your Transfer Success Story! These interactive sessions equip new College of Science transfer students with the skills, knowledge, and resources you need for STEM success at Mason and beyond.
TBA Summer 2021: Navigating Mason Science: Your GPS to STEM Success
TBA Summer 2021: Get Lab-Ready: Explore Mason’s Lab Rules & Reporting
VCCS Collaborative STEM Transfer Advising
Virginia Community College students and advisors: Check in with a COS transfer specialist to plan your pathway to Mason’s College of Science! Choose the best option: 1) Collaborative Planning Session (Joint meeting with Student & VCCS Advisor); 2) VCCS Advisor Collaboration (Advisor-Specialist Session). Sign up here.
SAM Talks Transfer (Coming Soon!)
Launching in Spring 2021.
You can find additional information about transferring to Mason through the Office of Transfer Services.
If you have questions about our transfer programs, or if you would like additional information, please contact Kerin Hilker-Balkissoon, Director of Educational and Career Pathways, at email@example.com.