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.


Transfer student week will be held from February 5th to the 9th, 2024. We hope to utilize this week to connect current Transfer Students with the new Transfer Students we usually gain each Spring Semester. We hope to see you there!


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.