Every year, colleges and universities around the nation celebrate National Transfer Student Week. This year, the celebration is coming to UA! During the week of October 15th-19th, FYE and Retention Initiatives will host a series of events to engage and recognize transfer students at The University of Alabama. A list of events is below. We hope that you will join us, share your story about your journey to UA, and connect with other transfer students at the Capstone!


Kickoff Event

Date: Monday, October 15, 2018
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Ferguson Student Center 2nd Floor

BBQ and Game Night

Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Time: 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: Moe’s BBQ Downtown

Alabama Volleyball: Transfer Student Night

Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Time: 6 p.m
Location: Foster Auditorium
Note: Transfer students receive reserved seating and special recognition during the event.

Engaging in Your Major: Research, Study Abroad, and Co-Op

Date: Thursday, October 18, 2018
Time: 3 – 4 p.m.
Location: Ferguson Student Center Room 3104

Instagram Takeover

Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Follow us on Instagram @transfersatua

For more information about Transfer Student Recognition Week, email transfers@ua.edu