Transfer Student Success Center

As a transfer student, you face unique challenges. The Transfer Student Success Center brings together all the resources you need to overcome those challenges and put your degree within reach at Ferris State.

Transfer Student Success Center Open House

Transfer Student Success Center open houses provide opportunities for potential transfer students to visit the Big Rapids campus or our Statewide locations to learn about transfer opportunities available at Ferris.

The Transfer Student Success Center provides services and support to all transfer students. Whether you are transferring to the Big Rapids campus or one of our Ferris Statewide locations, the services offered through the Transfer Student Success Center are designed to help you with your transition to Ferris. The TSSC focuses on increasing transfer student enrollment, persistence and completion through transfer related support and activities. 

Become a Bulldog on the spot! Join us to learn more about transferring to Ferris State University from program advisors and financial aid experts. Bring your transcripts to the Open House and meet with our admissions team. They could admit you to the university right then and there!

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 Transfer Student Open House

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Join us in Big Rapids to explore how Ferris can assist you with making your bachelor’s degree a reality.  Meet with experienced staff that can assist you with –

  • Onsite Admissions – bring transcripts and placement scores
  • Scholarship & Financial Aid Opportunities
  • Housing Options
  • Dining Choices
  • Student Services – tutoring, counseling, disability, career, etc.
  • Veterans Opportunities
  • Child Care
  • Activities – organizations, clubs, athletics, etc.
  • And more! 

Transfer Student Welcome Event

All new transfer students are invited to attend the Transfer Student Welcome Event at the beginning of the fall semester. The event provides transfer students with an opportunity to meet other transfer students along with some of our faculty and staff. 

Transfer Student Network

The Transfer Student Network is designed to help transfer students get acclimated to Ferris during their first semester and to provide guidance and support to transfer students throughout their time at Ferris. All new transfer students will automatically be enrolled in the Transfer Student Network and will receive monthly emails about opportunities to connect with other transfer students and faculty and staff.

Transfer Student Newsletter

The transfer student newsletter provides transfer students with a monthly glimpse of events and activities taking place on campus and at our Statewide locations.

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