In order to assist you with your transition, the Transfer Connection is a collaborative
collection of programs and services that will provide you opportunities to create
connections with students, faculty, and staff, and to the university community you
now call home.
How will the Transfer Connection help me?
While this isn't your first collegiate experience, this is your first year at Texas
Tech, and we want to make you feel welcome and help you through your journey in higher
education. Consider the Transfer Connection as a way to get to know your new home.
Recent studies show that transfer students experience a phenomenon called "transfer
shock". In this state of "transfer shock," students often feel lonely, lost, and overwhelmed
in their new environment, which can result in a drop in grade point average, an inability
to connect with the institution, and in some cases, drop-out. Our university community
is committed to providing you the support and assistance you need to be a successful
Transfer Ambassadors are a group of current transfer students that are dedicated to
serving as a resource for incoming and prospective transfer students.
Transfer Techsans is an organization designed to help students create a social network
by providing social events, service events, and otheractivities.