The Transtion/Transfer Services eases the transition to college life. The program provides information on academic degree programs, the articulation agreement, acdemic support, student services, campus life, financial aid and university policies and programs. It administers The Noel-Levitz College Student Inventory survey and schedules activities to help tranfer students connect with other students, faculty, staff, and administrators. Advisors are available to further discuus major requirments and course selections.
The Transition Program Offers:
Academic advising with a professional advisor trained to work specifically with transfer students concerning:
o transfer course equivalencies
o transfer course articulations
o prerequisites for major
o summer transient forms
o major requirements
o major deadlines
o foreign language requirements
o information on JSU's general education programsDeclared students with 60 or more transfer hours have specific advising locations and will be referred to and advised within their academic departments.
- Comprehensive academic support which assists students in building skills for academic success.
- Specialized orientation sessions designed to introduce students to the university and resources available.
- Semester workshops organized to help transfer students make connections to the JSU campus community and resources (i.e. Transfer Success Workshops Series, Transfer Talkback Sessions, Peer Tutoring and CAI Labs).
Convenient advisement complied of JSU Transfer Advisory Board members located in each Academic Department to assist students during their tenure here.The Transition Program offers course articulation in accordance to the Articulation Agreement set forth by the Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Intuitions of Higher Learning and Mississippi State Board for Community Colleges.
*All transfer students are required to take and pass the English Proficiency Exam before graduation.
Mrs. Jennifer Scott-Gilmore, Coordinator of Transfer Services
Charles F. Moore Room 214