UC Clermont

Transition Events

Transition Fair logo

Students who are planning to transition to another college to complete their academic program or pursue a bachelor’s degree should connect with their college/program of interest during the Transition Fair.   Whether they plan to college change next semester or next year, students should engage with their college/program of interest now.

Transition Basics for All Students

Information for and Steps to a COLLEGE CHANGE

Attend this session to learn more about the basics of college change and items to consider when preparing for that change.

College Change Information Sessions
Date Time Link
Monday, Feb. 15 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Connect via WebEx Link 
Monday, Feb. 15 4 – 5 p.m. Connect via WebEx Link
Tuesday, Feb. 16 2 – 3 p.m. Connect via WebEx Link

University of Cincinnati Colleges

College of Allied Health Sciences

Attend the session to learn more about Allied Health majors and the requirements to change to those majors.

Information Session                          
Wednesday, Feb. 17       11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Please register in advance to attend the Info Session at CAHS Info Session Registration

Virtual Appointments                     
Friday, Feb. 19

UCBA students email Holly Vargas at vargashy@ucmail.uc.edu to schedule an appointment.

Clermont students email Christopher Shaw at shawc9@ucmail.uc.edu to schedule an appointment.

College of Arts and Sciences

Connect with LaDreka KariKari during advising drop-in hours to ask any questions you may have about college change or an Arts & Sciences major. Virtual connection will be via Zoom.

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Tuesday, Feb. 16               9 a.m.– 12 p.m.        
Zoom Link for Feb 16 with Arts & Sciences

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Thursday, Feb. 18             1 – 2:30 p.m. 
Zoom Link for Arts & Sciences on Feb 18

Lindner College of Business

To explore a major in business, sign up for an information session and learn about what Lindner can offer you! Information sessions provide a brief presentation about the undergraduate degree programs at Lindner, the ability to review your business degree audit (advisement report) and receive individual advising. 

Information Session                          
Thursday, Feb. 18             1 - 3 p.m.

Please register in advance under the “Transition students” tab at  https://business.uc.edu/academics/admissions.html   Sign-ups close at 8 a.m. the day prior to the session.

College Conservatory of Music

Interested in applying to the Electronic Media Production (video, sports, audio, news) BFA program? If so, please email Josh Chal at chaljh@ucmail.uc.edu to schedule an appointment.

College of Design, Architecture, Art, & Planning

Attend the session to learn more about DAAP majors and the requirements to apply to those majors.

Information Session                     
Wednesday, Feb. 17       10 - 11 a.m.
WebEx Link to connect for the DAAP Session

College of Education, Criminal Justice, & Human Services

Attend a session to learn more about the majors offered in CECH and the requirements to change to those majors. Attend drop-in hours to meet with an academic advisor from CECH.

Information Sessions                          
Tuesday, Feb. 16               12 – 1 p.m.
Link to connect for 12PM session

Tuesday, Feb. 16               6 – 7 p.m. 
Link to connect for 6PM session
 

Virtual Drop-in Hours for Education Majors    
Monday, Feb. 15                1 – 3:30 p.m.          
Link to connect for Monday Drop-ins


Virtual Drop-in Hours for Information Technology Majors 
Wednesday, Feb. 17       1 – 3 p.m.
Link to connect for Wednesday Drop-in


Virtual Drop-in Hours for Criminal Justice & Human Services Majors                   
Friday, Feb. 19                    1 – 3 p.m.
Link to connect for Friday Drop-in                                  

College of Engineering & Applied Science

Connect with CEAS advisors to learn more about specific majors, and the requirements to apply.

CEAS Welcome/Q&A                    
Monday, Feb. 15              9 – 10 a.m.
Link to connect for Welcome

Construction Mgt Info Session     
Monday, Feb. 15              11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Register for the CM Info Session
Link to join the session

Environmental Engineering Info Session               Wednesday, Feb. 17       2 – 2:45 p.m.
Register for the ENVE Info Session
Link to join the session

Virtual Drop-in Hours – General  
Thursday, Feb. 18             10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Link to connect for Drop-ins

For more major information and to meet with your future CEAS advisor, participate in the CEAS COM & Transition Canvas Community.

CEAS Canvas Community             Link to Enroll

Virtual Drop-in Hours – Major-specific                   Feb. 15 – Mar. 5
Sign up in the “Meet Your Future CEAS Advisor” module in Canvas.

College of Nursing

Have questions about application to or requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program? Need info on the RN to BSN program? Connect with the Nursing admissions counselor during drop-in hours or by scheduling an appointment.

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Monday, Feb. 15                11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 18             11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 19                    11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Link to connect for Drop-ins

Appointments                                      
Available throughout the week
Use this link to schedule an Appointment

College of Pharmacy

Attend an information session to learn about the requirements and process to apply to the College of Pharmacy. Students may also attend drop-in advising hours with Lindsey Sturm.

Information Session                          
Monday, Feb. 15                1:30 – 2 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 16                11 – 11:30 a.m.

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Wednesday, Feb. 17       10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 18             9 – 11 a.m.

WebEx Link to connect for Pharm Session and Drop-ins

UC Blue Ash – Dental Hygiene, Nursing Tech, Radiologic Tech and Veterinary Tech

Seeking info or have questions about the selective admission majors process? Please sign up for an advising session.

Remote Advising Session              
Available throughout the week. Request appointment at UCBA Selective Program Session


University of Cincinnati Programs and Services

African American Cultural and Resource Center

The AACRC’s primary focus is to address the academic, social, spiritual and cultural needs of the Black student population. To learn more about their programs and services, please view this online presentation. 

Click here for the AACRC Presentation

If you have questions, please contact Mercedes Jones at mercedes.jones@uc.edu
 

Bearcat Promise Career Studio

The Career Studio offers FREE services for students in career exploration, planning and development. Whether you are writing your first resume or interviewing for your first job, we are here to help! Connect for drop-ins to learn more about these services and how to access them.

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Monday, Feb. 15                10 – 11 a.m.

Thursday, Feb. 19              1 – 2 p.m.

WebEx Link to connect for Career Session
 

The Learning Commons

The Learning Commons provides FREE academic support services for UC students including tutoring, academic coaching, success skills workshops and more. Attend a session to learn how to access these services or drop-in hours if you have specific questions.

Information Session                          
Thursday, Feb. 18             11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 18              1 – 2 p.m.

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Thursday, Feb. 18             9 - 11 a.m.

WebEx Link to connect for Info Sessions and Drop-ins       

McNair Scholars Program

The McNair Scholars program assists undergraduate students in preparation for Graduate Studies through various scholarly activities. Students apply who would like to receive financial support for conducting research and who would like to work one on one with a faculty mentor and members of program staff. If you have an interest in attending graduate school and are a first-generation student or a member of an under-represented ethnic group, then you should attend this session to learn more.

Information Session                          
Thursday, Feb. 18            1 – 12:30 p.m.
Link to attend session
 

Pre-Professional Advising

Planning to attend graduate or professional school?  Attend a session to learn how Pre-professional Advising can assist you.

Pre-Health Intro Workshop         
Friday, Feb. 19                    9 – 10:30 a.m.  

For more information and to register to attend, please go to Pre-Health Workshop

Pre-Law Intro Workshop                
Wednesday, Feb. 17       12 – 1:30 p.m.  
For more information and to register to attend, please go to Pre-Law Workshop

 

Student Activities and Leadership Development

The opportunities for involvement and learning outside the classroom on the Clifton/Uptown campus are extensive. Attend this information session to learn more about how to engage.

Information Session                          
Wednesday, Feb. 17       2 p.m.
Teams Link to connect for the SALD Session

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Thursday, Feb. 18             1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Connect for drop-ins with Nicole Ausmer at Teams Link for Drop-ins

 

Study Abroad

Do you want to study abroad, but don’t know where to start? Are you confused by the different program types?  Are you unsure of what the benefits of study abroad are? Well, come join us for our UC Study Abroad Information Session! We’ll answer all of these questions and debunk some common misconceptions (like study abroad being too expensive).

Information Session                          
Tuesday, Feb. 16               1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Link to connect for Study Abroad Session

 

Transfer and Transition Advising Center

The TTAC provides support to students in their transition to colleges on the Clifton campus. Join us for a fun session of UC-themed trivia, transition tips, and an open Q&A for any transition-related questions. PLUS, all attendees will receive an exclusive transition student T-Shirt! (While supplies last; must be a current UC student.)

UC Trivia Session                                 
Wednesday, Feb. 17       12:15 – 1:15 p.m.

(To fully participate, access to a laptop/desktop/tablet, as well as a cell phone is preferred.) 

Please email transfer@uc.edu with questions.

Zoom link to join the trivia

Be sure to follow us on Instagram & Twitter (@uctransferadv) for transition student stories all week long!
 

Undergraduate Research

Want to learn more about how to gain research experience as an undergraduate student?  Connect with staff from Undergraduate Research during their info session or drop-in hours. 

Information Session                          
Wednesday, Feb. 17       12 – 1 p.m.
Link for Undergrad Research Session

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Monday, Feb. 15                12 – 1 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 17            3 – 4 p.m.

Link for Undergrad Research Drop-ins

 

Veterans Programs and Services

Students using veteran benefits are encouraged to connect with Veterans Services in preparation for their college change.

Appointments                                      
Mon., Feb. 15, Tues., Feb. 16 & Thurs., Feb. 18    
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Please email Terence Harrison at harrit9@ucmail.uc.edu to schedule an appointment.


Other Colleges and Universities

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science

For information regarding the requirements and process for application, please attend an information session.

Information Session                          
Monday, Feb. 15                10 – 10:45 a.m.
Link for Monday’s Session

Wednesday, Feb. 17       12 – 12:45 p.m.
Link for Wednesday’s Session

Thursday, Feb. 18             2 – 2:45 p.m.
Link for Thursday’s Session
 

Northern Kentucky University

Students can learn more about programs offered at NKU and the process for application as a transfer student.

Virtual Drop-in Hours                      
Tuesday, Feb. 16               3 – 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 17          9 – 11 a.m.

Link to connect for Drop-in Hours

Focus on Transition is a week of virtual information sessions and advising opportunities intended to provide a connection point for current Clermont College students who plan to transition to another college at UC to complete their degree. Students have the opportunity for direct contact with representatives from their college of choice and programs of interest that will help support their transition process. Students will connect with college representatives through information sessions, advising appointments and other offerings.

 

Transition Advising by College

During this time of revised instruction, academic advisors will be available to provide students support as they prepare for transition from Clermont to other UC colleges. Please see below for information regarding contact with advisors in these colleges. Information will be updated as it is received.

Transition Advising Appointments

The interim transition advisor for CAHS, Christopher Shaw, is available to answer questions via email and is available for appointments via phone/computer. Students can email Christopher at shawc9@ucmail.uc.edu to request an appointment.

Transition Information Sessions 

Students interested in changing their major to one in CAHS are encouraged to attend a session to receive: 

  • An overview of CAHS undergraduate programs and their related careers
  • Admission requirements for transition students 
  • An individual curriculum guide showing how the student's credits apply to their major of interest 

Please register in advance at: https://cahs.uc.edu/current-students/academic-advising/transition-student/transition-session.htmlSessions are available as follows: 

  • Tuesday, Feb. 9; 2:30 – 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 17; 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 11; 12:30 – 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 31; 9:30 – 11 a.m.
  • Tuesday, Apr. 6; 9 – 10:30 a.m.
  • Monday, Apr. 12; 2:30 – 4 p.m.

The transition advisor for CAS, LaDreka Karikari, is available for appointments via phone/computer for Clermont students on the dates below.

Monday, Feb. 1
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Thursday, Mar. 11
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Thursday, Apr. 15
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Students should email LaDreka in advance to request an appointment at artsci@ucmail.uc.edu.

The advisor for CCM BFA programs is Joshua Chal.  Students may send inquiries about those programs to Joshua at chaljh@ucmail.uc.edu   

The advisor for CCM music programs is Brian Derico.  Students may send inquiries about those programs to Brian at dericobt@ucmail.uc.edu

To explore a major in Business, sign-up for an information session and learn about what Lindner can offer you! Information sessions provide a brief presentation about the undergraduate degree programs in Lindner, the ability to review your business degree audit (advisement report) and receive individual advising. 

Sign-ups close at 8:00am EST the day prior to the information session.

Thurs., Jan. 28     10 a.m. – 12 p.m.  

Thurs., Feb. 18    1 p.m. - 3 p.m.            

Tues., March 16   9 a.m. - 11 a.m.           

Wed., April 14      1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Please register in advance under the “Transition students” tab at https://business.uc.edu/academics/admissions.html

DAAP Transfer and Transition Info Session

Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020
3-4:15 p.m. 

To be held virtually via WebEx

This info session will give interested students an opportunity to learn more about their major of interest and the admission process for Fall 2021.

To RSVP, current UC students can register through CampusLink.

If you have any questions, contact daap-admissions@uc.edu.

The transition advisor for CECH is Cole Childers.  Students may send inquiries about CECH programs to Cole at childect@ucmail.uc.edu

CECH offers virtual drop-in hours via Zoom for transition students who have questions about majors or the transition process.

Drop-in hours are available as follows:

  • Mondays at 1–3 p.m.
  • Wednesdays at 1–3 p.m.

Students can connect via this link during drop in hours: https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/98317192356.

Transition Information Session
These sessions are offered in October and February. This virtual session is designed to provide detailed information regarding the transition application process for CEAS. Future engineers will also have the opportunity to connect with current CEAS Academic Advisors and upper-class students.

To view major session videos from October 2020, please visit https://ceas.uc.edu/admissions/transfer-transition-students/transition-information-session.html

Engineer Your Major
This program is offered during the fall semester. This conference style one-day event encourages students to attend sessions around their class schedules to build their network and deepen their understanding of what's possible in their selected disciplines. Engineer Your Major is also a perfect opportunity to explore the various disciplines in CEAS for students who are still choosing their best fit majors. For more information about Engineer Your Major, please visit https://ceas.uc.edu/academics/departments/engineering-education/engineer-your-major.html

Engineering Transition Advising
The transition advisor for CEAS, Corinne Cook, is available to answer questions via email and is available for appointments via phone/computer. Students can email Corinne at pattercc@uc.edu. Students can request an appointment via Starfish at www.canopy.uc.edu. Students should schedule an appointment in advance through Starfish by searching their "Success Networks" for Corinne Cook and scheduling an appointment with her during transition hours at Clermont.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Application Information Session

Date/Time TBD

The transition advisor for the College of Pharmacy, Lindsey Sturm, is available to answer questions via email and for appointments via phone/computer.

Students can request an appointment by emailing Lindsey at monninle@ucmail.uc.edu  

Students can inquire about transition to Blue Ash programs by contacting the Academic Advising Office via email at advising@ucblueash.edu.

Information regarding Blue Ash Group Advising Sessions is available at https://ucblueash.edu/academics/advising/group-advising.html

Pre-Professional advisors will be available for virtual appointments and will be providing workshops in virtual platforms until further notice. For the latest information and to contact the pre-professional advisors, visit https://www.uc.edu/preproadvising.html.

Please note: Students must attend an introduction workshop prior to meeting with a pre-professional advisor.

For available Pre-Health Introduction Workshops and to register to attend, please visit https://www.uc.edu/preproadvising/meet-with-us/ppac-workshops/beginning-workshops/introduction-to-pre-health-advising-workshop.html.

For available Pre-Law Introduction Workshops and to register to attend, please visit https://www.uc.edu/preproadvising/meet-with-us/ppac-workshops/beginning-workshops/pre-law-introduction-workshop.html