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Orientation and Transition Programs

Programs - Transfer Center

Our Transfer Ambassadors plan and implement fun events all year long! Each semester we host a number of social, academic and informative events designed to help you meet other students and discover all that your new campus has to offer. For more information on upcoming events, please visit our Facebook page, follow us on Twitter, or request to join our Blackboard Learn page and Transfer Tuesday email listserv.

Some events that you can look forward to include:

First Flight Week:

(the week before classes in the fall semester)

Transfer Mixer & Game Night: Monday, August 21st from 4:00pm - 7:00pm in Union 341

Meet our Transfer Ambassadors and other new transfer students over a fun evening with refreshments and games!

Transfer Tips & Trivia: Tuesday, August 22nd from 11:00am - 1:00pm in Willis Library Forum (room 140)

The Transfer Ambassadors will provide tips and tricks for adjusting to life at UNT, with a chance to show off how much you remember from Orientation in a trivia game! Pizza and drinks will be served.

Destination Denton: Wednesday, August 23rd from 12:00pm - 3:00pm (check-in on Union Circle Drive in front of Union/Barnes & Noble)

Take a bus tour with us to discover the city of Denton. We will be stopping on the Square for some exploration time and a picnic lunch on the Courthouse lawn! Check-in will begin at 11:30am so arrive early to reserve your spot (this is event is first come first serve).

Convocation & Mean Green Fling Meet Up: Thursday, August 24th from 3:15pm - End of MGF (meet outside Gate A of UNT Coliseum) 

Attend New Student Convocation & Mean Green Fling with our Transfer Ambassadors and other new transfers! 

Transfer Kickoff: Friday, August 25th from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at Crumley Park (near Maple and Cumley Residence Halls)

A kickoff to the semester with a tie dye station, games, and a free BBQ dinner! Exclusive UNT transfer shirts (white for option of tie-dying) are available for the first 150 students. Sizes will and are first come first serve, so please consider bringing another white shirt or item to tie-dye!

   

Throughout the Academic Year:

Meet Ups, Study Nights, Transfer Appreciation Week, Transfer Talkbacks, and more!

Meet Ups: Weekly meet ups with Transfer Ambassadors and transfer students. Locations are announced two weeks in advance in Transfer Tuesday Emails and on Social Media!

Transfer Talkbacks: We invite all transfer students to give us their feedback on programs, academic and the campus issues that they may face.

The Big Outdoor Thing: Celebrate the end of your first semester/year at UNT with free, games, and an afternoon of fun before final exams begin!

T-Shirt Trade-In:

Eagle Has Landed: Our Transfer T-shirt Trade is a fun way for new transfer students to embrace Mean Green Pride. Just bring us a shirt from your old college and we will give you a FREE shirt to wear on Mean Green Fridays! Shirts can be traded at any event or in the Transfer Center (Union, Suite 377).

Lockers:

Current students can check out lockers for FREE in the Transfer Center. Lockers are accessible during Transfer Center office hours (8:00am-5:00pm, Monday through Friday unless otherwise noted). Lockers can be checked out daily or by semester and are a great option for commuter students. Stop by the Transfer Center to check out your locker today!