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TWO OPTIONS for Transfer Students
#1 Transfer Orientation Session
It is a two-hour session designed to provide an orientation, academic advisement, and course registration for transfer students. There will be an opportunity to meet with academic advisors, register for courses, and attend sessions on financial aid, navigating the myTSU student portal, fee payment and confirmation processes, and student support services. All sessions begin at 3:30 p.m. and are located in the Student Success Center - Harold Love Learning Resource Center. There is no cost to attend.
Session No. Session Date Registration Deadline
1 June 9, 2014 June 2, 2014
2 June 23, 2014 June 16, 2014
3 July 14, 2014 July 7, 2014
4 July 28, 2014 July 21, 2014
5 August 11, 2014 August 4, 2014
#2 Virtual Orientation
Available for all transfer students who prefer not to attend a Transfer Orientation Session. Transfer students will schedule a date for the Virtual Orientation and will be contacted by an Academic Advisor. Virtual Orientation will consist of academic advisement and an electronic orientation with information regarding financial aid, navigating the myTSU student portal, fee payment and confirmation processes, and student support services. There is no cost to attend.
1 May 29, 2014 May 22, 2014
2 June 5, 2014 May 29, 2014
3 June 19, 2014 June 12, 2014
4 July 10, 2014 July 3, 2014
5 July 24, 2014 July 17, 2014
6 August 7, 2014 July 31, 2014
DIAGNOSTIC TESTS & COMPASS PLACEMENT TEST
Diagnostic Testing will identify the level of learning support provided to the student. The Reading Diagnostic Test will be administered on the day of Transfer Orientation Sessions at 2:15 p.m. Transfer students who are required to take the Math Diagnostic Test and/or the Writing Diagnostic Test will complete tests during the first week of classes.
ACT/SAT or COMPASS scores are used to determine if students will require Diagnostic Testing:
- The Math Diagnostic Test is required for ACT Math score of 18 or less, SAT Math score less than 460, or COMPASS Algebra score of 37 or less.
- The Reading Diagnostic Test is required for ACT Reading score of 18 or less, SAT Reading score less than 460, or COMPASS Reading score of 82 or less.
- The Writing Diagnostic Test is required for ACT English score of 17 or less, SAT Writing less than 450, or COMPASS Writing score of 76 or less.
For more information, please contact the Advisement Center at (615) 963-5531.
COMPASS Placement Test
Transfer students that have not completed college level reading, writing, and/or math courses and do not have valid ACT/SAT scores must take the COMPASS Placement Test in the appropriate subject areas prior to attending a Transfer Orientation Session or Virtual Orientation.
To register or for more information, please contact the Testing Center at (615) 963-5991 or (615) 963-7113.
New Student Orientation & First-Year Students