Transfer Students Fall 2020


Video to watch before scheduling your advising appointment

Timeline of Summer NSO

Building you Schedule Help

Useful Links


Video to watch before scheduling your advising appointment

 

We are excited to meet you virtually in your orientation advising appointment! To be best prepared for this appointment, watch the below video and practice searching and adding courses of interest to your shopping cart. What courses you will register for will depend on what you have taken at your previous institution and the results of your math placement test.

Please do not forget to take the math placement test!

 

 

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Timeline of Summer NSO

 

When you register for classes will depend on the New Student Orientation date that you have signed up for. If you have not yet registered for Summer New Student Orientation, you can do that here: Register For Summer NSO 2020.

You will need to complete the New Students Orientation Moodle Course prior to making your advising appointment.

 

Registration Block Complete NSO prep by Recieve Email to make appt Register for courses*
4 June 12 June 16 June 22 - June 25
5 June 19 June 23 June 29 - July 2
6 June 26 June 30 July 6 - July 10
7 July 3 July 7 July 13 - July 16
8 July 10 July 14 July 20 - July 23
9 July 17 July 21 July 27 - July 30

*You will need follow the instructions in the email you receive to make a virtual advising appointment. We encourage you to add classes to your shopping cart prior to your virtual appointment. But you will not be able to register for these classes until you meet with an advisor.

 

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Building your Schedule Help

Most transfer students will still need to take a diversity general education course in their first year.

Searching for Diversity General Education Courses (PDF)

 

Use this fillable schedule planning grid as you make your schedule in SPIRE.

Fillable Schedule Planning Grid (PDF)

 

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Useful Links

Math Placement Exam

Writing Placement Exam

Placement Exam Directions

Living at UMass Amherst

Learn about Residential Academic Programs

 

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