TransferFIT information

TransferFIT is an optional bootcamp specifically designed for transfer students to help successfully ease the transition to the University of Nevada, Reno by offering realistic university experiences prior to the start of the fall semester. This program is not designed for first-year students who enrolled in dual credit during high school.

TransferFIT takes place over a single weekend, August 20-21, 2022.

What to expect during TransferFIT

Transfer students come to the University with a variety of experiences and needs. TransferFIT works to address some of these needs by providing students with opportunities unique to our campus, and allowing them the space to make connections that can help students thrive throughout their college career.

In TransferFIT students will:

  • Get to know other transfer students
  • Work with a student mentor
  • Network with faculty in your academic department
  • Become familiar with the University campus
  • Practice using student resources
  • Participate in kick-off events, such as Opening Ceremony
  • Attend sessions of topics relevant to transfer students, such as Avoiding Transfer Shock and panels with other transfer students

Applying to TransferFIT

TransferFIT is not required for all transfer students. However, students living in the Transfer LLC are required to participate. All other interested transfer students must apply on or before July 1, 2022.

Apply to TransferFIT

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