Transfer Insider

The Transfer Insider role is a vital part of the Transfer Student Network. This is a volunteer opportunity available to transfer students who are interested in mentoring new, first-semester transfer students. Expectations are as follows:

  • Compose monthly e-mails that will be sent to a sizable number of new transfer students
  • Schedule and participate in Coffee Chats with transfer students who are interested in meeting
  • Attend Monthly Meetings with the team of Transfer Insiders and the Transfer Initiatives Intern
  • Attend larger events such as the ‘Transfer Student Network Hangout’ to promote connections among transfer students and share your experiences with new students
  • Maintain routine communication with Transfer Initiatives Intern

With these responsibilities, expect a time commitment of 1-2 hours per week. If you are interested in engaging in this mentorship opportunity, please complete Part 1 of the application process by filling out this google form. Upon completion of Part 1, you will receive information about Part 2 of the application.

Part 1 of the application closes on Monday, November 27.

If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to contact the Transfer Initiatives Intern at transfer@umn.edu