Directory
A-Z Index
 

Transfer Advantage

Advantage 2022
August 13-16, 2022

Fall 2022 classes begin Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Welcome to Campus!

Transfer Advantage is your chance to settle in, explore your new home and meet other Bearcats. The events range from academic to fun activities. During Transfer Advantage, you have the opportunity to meet with the transfer advisor, take care of campus business such as picking up your laptop and textbooks, and attend events that include arcade and trivia nights, outdoor movies and fireworks to start the new school year with a bang!

Transfer Advantage Schedule

Download Advantage Transfer Planner View PDF

*Events in  AQUA  are required for Transfer Student*
* schedule is subject to change *

Saturday, August 13

Time Event Location
ALL DAY Transfer Student Move In (optional) Residence Halls
10AM - 5PM Laptop pickup available Jon T. Rickman Electronic Campus Support Center
10AM - 5PM Textbook pickup available The Station
NOON - 3PM Merchant Fair Bell Tower
4PM - 6PM Transfer guided tour
Dinner to follow in the Bearcat Commons. For transfers who do not have a meal membership you will receive a complimentary meal ticket.
Living Room, Student Union
6PM - 10PM Residence Hall Orientation
Required for students living on campus
On your residence hall floor

Sunday, August 14

Time Event Location
10AM - 11AM Interdenominational Worship Service Boardroom, Student Union
11AM - 1PM Religious Student Organizations Open Houses See Transfer Advantage Planner
2PM - 3:30PM University Seminar*
*for students enrolled in University Seminar class
Seminar Classroom (see Transfer Advantage Planner)
3:30PM -  5PM Meet the Greeks Bell Tower
8:30PM  Throwback Time Machine
Hosted by Student Activities Council
College Park Pavilion

Monday, August 15

Time Event Location
8:30AM - 10AM University Seminar*
*for students enrolled in University Seminar class
Seminar Classroom
10AM - NOON School and Department Meetings See Transfer Advantage Planner
1PM - 5PM Helping Bearcats Succeed
*for students enrolled in University Seminar class, see Transfer Advantage Planner
Ballroom, Student Union
4PM - 7PM Recreation Center Open Gym Bash
Hosted by Campus Recreation
Student Recreation Center & Foster Fitness Center
6PM or 8PM Can I Kiss You? Mary Linn Auditorium, Ron Houston Center
7PM - 10PM Bearcat Bash
Sponsored by Student Success Center; Hosted by Greek Life
College Park Pavilion
(across from Ron Houston Center)
9:30PM Theater Northwest's 24-hour Play Slam Studio Theater, Ron Houston Center

Tuesday, August 16

Time Event Location
8AM - 10AM Helping Bearcats Succeed
*for students enrolled in University Seminar class, see Transfer Advantage Planner
Ballroom, Student Union
1PM - 3PM General Registration (for students not yet enrolled in classes) 3rd Floor, Administration Building
2PM - 3:30PM University Seminar*
*for students enrolled in University Seminar class
Seminar Classroom
3:30PM - 4:30PM Convocation
Attend with PA, University Seminar Instructor and Class
Lamkin Activity Center (Bearcat Arena)
4:30PM - 5:30PM New Student Celebration
Attend with PA, University Seminar Instructor and Class
Memorial Bell Tower
7PM - 8:30PM Transfer Organization Social
Food and games. Walk with the organization to the fireworks.
College Park Pavilion
(across from Ron Houston Center)
8:30PM - 9:30PM Fireworks
Sponsored by Student Activities Council
Practice Fields