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Welcome Day for Transferring Students

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Get Retriever Ready with an interactive day of information and connections. Join other UMBC students, community college ambassadors, and Transfer Student Network mentors for an engaging experience to help you prepare for your UMBC journey.

Free lunch and basketball game ticket included.
Parking is available in The Commons Garage at non-metered spots.

All new transfer students are invited to attend. Reservations and sign-up begins December 12, 2013. The last day to register is January 22, 2014. Should students fail to cancel their reservation for this event by January 22, 2014, OCSS reserves the right to attach a $50 fee to UMBC student account to cover the financial costs incurred. Please contact beng@umbc.edu to cancel.

11:30am Check-In at the The University Center Ballroom
12:00pm Welcome from Dr. Dan Barnhart, Director, OCSS
12:15pm Lunch with Dr. Nancy Young, Vice President for Student Affairs
1:00pm UMBC Amazing Race
2:15pm Academic Advising for Transferring Students with Dr. Ken Baron, Director of Academic and Pre-Professional Advising
3:00pm UMBC Men's Basketball v. Hartford

For more details about the program, packing list and what to bring, contact Ben Goldberg, Assistant Director, Off Campus Student Services (OCSS), at beng@umbc.edu or 410-455-2770.

Sponsored by OCSS and the Division of Student Affairs.