Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to some of our most asked questions about Transfer Learning Communities (TLCs).

  • What are the benefits of being in a Transfer Learning Community?
  • Do all Transfer Students participate in TLCs?
  • Where can I find the Transfer Student checklist or information about Transfer Orientation?
  • Do I have to live on campus to be part of a TLC?
  • How do I sign up for a TLC?
  • How many TLC classes do I have to take?
  • What core requirements do the TLC courses meet?
  • What will be required of me in my TLC?
  • What is the deadline for applying to a TLC?
  • How do I select a TLC?
  • I'm worried that the requirement to take a TLC course will make me take a course for which I already have credit. How can I get around this?
  • Will I meet with the students in my TLC course during Orientation?
  • Is my TLC course faculty my academic advisor?
  • I identify as part of the LGBTQ+ and Ally community. What opportunities are there for me to get involved during my first year?