College of DuPage Celebrates National Transfer Week Oct. 19 to 22

Events Include Virtual Workshops and Information Sessions

Learn about transfer processes and resources available to students during National Transfer Week, Oct. 19 to 22 at College of DuPage. Scheduled virtual presentations and workshops will provide students the opportunity to learn about college transfer, explore career options and meet with representatives from COD and the College’s university and college partners.

The National Transfer Week schedule includes:

Business Transfer Drop-In Session

Monday, Oct. 19

1 to 2 p.m.

Business, Management and Marketing Program Chair Shannon Toler discusses a variety of topics, including transferrable courses, best math classes to take and the types of jobs available to business majors.

Transfer Admission and Scholarship Essay Writing Workshop

10 to 11 a.m.

Learn best practices and tips for writing essays for admission and scholarship applications.

Transfer Information Sessions

Tuesday, Oct. 20

2 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m.

Learn about transfer opportunities from representatives from a variety of four-year colleges and universities, including DePaul, DeVry, Loyola and Western Illinois universities, and Lake Forest and Ripon colleges.

Steps to Transfer Workshop

Wednesday, Oct. 21

1 to 2 p.m.

Learn the ins-and-outs of the transfer process and gain the knowledge and tools needed for a successful transfer.

Business Transfer Drop-In Session

Wednesday, Oct. 21

6 to 7 p.m.

Business, Management and Marketing Program Chair Shannon Toler discusses a variety of topics, including transferrable courses, best math classes to take and the types of jobs available to business majors.

Business Transfer Drop-In Session

Thursday, Oct. 22

11 a.m. to noon

Accounting Program Chair Maureen McBeth discusses a variety of topics, including transferrable courses, best math classes to take and the types of jobs available to business majors.

Hispanic Serving Institution Virtual Fair

Thursday, Oct. 22

Noon to 2 p.m.

Learn about opportunities available from the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities. Learn more about the fair and view a list of participating colleges and universities.

Career Coach Demo

Thursday, Oct. 22

Noon to 12:30 p.m.

Learn about the Career Coach research tool to discover more about careers, education levels required, employment projections and salary expectations.

Undocumented Student Workshop

Thursday, Oct. 22

3 to 4 p.m.

Learn about the ins-and-outs of transferring to a university as an undocumented/DACAmented student, including scholarship information and other resources to help you afford to attend a university.

Transfer Information Sessions

Thursday, Oct. 22

2 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m.

Learn about transfer opportunities from representatives from a variety of four-year colleges and universities, including Elmhurst, Lewis, National Louis, Purdue and Roosevelt universities.

Learn more about the fair and register for events.

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