Transfer Student Week

We will be holding a Transfer Student Week every academic year to build community and celebrate our Transfer Students. Follow our Instagram account to stay up-to-date on Transfer Student events.


October 17th-20th, 2022


March 28th- April 1st, 2022 is our first annual Transfer Student Week!

3/28: Instagram Kick-Off

Follow us on Instagram @uncaembark to win prizes, go on a cool scavenger hunt around campus and learn more about the Transfer community at UNCA

3/29: Transfer Student Ice Cream Social

12-2 pm

Blue Ridge North

Join us for an ice cream social with other Transfer students. Take part in a Transfer Student mural that will remain on campus in the Highsmith Student Union. Bring a T-shirt from your previous institution to swap it out with a UNC Asheville T-Shirt!

3/29: race Ahead with Ellen Mcgirt (Office of Multicultural Affairs and Career Center)

6 pm

Virtual- Click here for the link to join

Exploring Challenges & Advocacy for BIPOC Women in the Workplace

3/30: Coffee, Cookies and Career (in collaboration with the Career Center)

2-3 pm

Mt. Mitchell on 2nd floor of Highsmith Student Union

How can you use your unique experience as a Transfer student to help you in you job search? Join the Career Center to explore your transferrable skills and how they can help you after graduation.

3/31: T.A.B.L.E. Build Event (Key Center and STEAM Studio)

10-5 pm

On the Quad

Join your classmates in some community service on the Quad! Sign up beforehand if you’d like to take part in the table-building or stop by the day of to take part in some other service events.

4/1: BIPOC Art Show

3-8 pm

In the Grotto

Open Gallery and a student panel at 5 pm! Come support the artists from UNCA and other Institutions.