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Transfer Orientation

New transfer students are invited to attend the entire program, but will separate from freshmen for academic advisement and a presentation from relevant administrative offices, including instructions on how to set up your SJC webmail. The Office of Student Success will also provide information about the Transfer Seminar that continues through the fall semester.

Next Transfer Orientation

Wednesday, August 28 at 10 a.m.



10 a.m.
The Hill Center

Arrival and Registration

10:30 a.m.
The Hill Center

Welcome and Introductions

  • Sherrie Van Arnam, Vice President for Student Life
  • Donald R. Boomgaarden, Ph.D., President of St. Joseph’s College
  • Raymond D’Angelo, Ph.D., Interim Executive Dean
  • Amarfi Collado ’20, Student Government Association President
  • Gabriella Fielding ’20, Student Government Association Vice President

11 a.m.
McEntegart Hall

The Transfer Experience

  • Joseph Ross, Ph.D., Interim Associate Dean for Student Success

First Floor, Tech Center

Tech Sessions I and II

McEntegart Hall

Academic Advisement

  • Faculty advisers

12:30 p.m.
Tuohy Hall



  • Peer advisement
  • Campus resources
  • Campus life
  • Forms and waivers

1 p.m.
Tuohy Hall

Student Success Strategies

  • Arel Moodie, Presenter

2:15 p.m.
The Hill Center Gym

Information Sessions

  • Career Preparation and Professional Development
  • Counseling, Wellness and Accessibility Services
  • Student Involvement and Leadership

3 p.m.
The Hill Center Gym

SJC Heroes Celebration

  • Music, novelties and giveaways
  • Cap and gown pickup
  • Gifts, raffles and refreshments

All offices (Enrollment Management, Financial Aid, Registrar, Academic Affairs, Bursar, Student Life, Counseling and Wellness Services, Career Preparation and Professional Development, and Athletics) will be open!