TRANSFERmation is our exciting fall orientation program specifically for transfer students. The program kicks-off on Monday, September 1st and continues through Tuesday, September 2nd. You can participate in some or all of the program. Please take a moment to review and register below. 

(click on the TRANSFERmation for detailed schedule)

Check-In: Sunday, August 31, noon-5pm

     • Check -In is located in between Fisher Hall and  Lot 9.You will receive your                TRANSFERmation access pass and your T-shirt to get you into the Monday              September, 1 evening festivities. T-shirts are given on a first come first                      served basis. If you are not on campus on Sunday you may Check-In on                                                                                                               Monday morning from 11:00-11:30am in the University Center. 

Part 1: Monday, September 1, 11:00am-6:30pm
     • Hear from Michael Dean Ester, national award winning comedian & 
        motivational speaker.
     • Eat lunch with your Team Transfer Leader and other new students while 
        learning more about campus! 
     • Participate in Playfair! An interactive and energetic event where you will meet 
        other students.
     • Take care of business on campus: text books, parking pass, campus tour, etc.
     • Participate in Hawkfest: dinner, 35+ exhibitors from local businesses and
        UW-W offices, games, prizes and more!

Part 2: Monday, September 1, 7:15-11:30pm 
     • Participate in R U Purple?! Enter the stadium through a human tunnel and 
        officially become a Warhawk.
     • Paint Warhawk Drive purple!
     • Celebrate the unforgettable evening with food, refreshments, dancing and fun!

Part 3: Tuesday, September, 2 9am-2:30pm 
      • Explore your academic college. Hear from faculty, administration and current 
      • Learn about online safety: presented by C.L.Lindsay, attorney and nationally 
         recognized expert in the field.
      • Convocation, the official beginning of the academic year.
      • Campus cookout for all students, faculty and staff.

Part 4: Tuesday, September 2, 8:00pm-10:00pm 
      • Welcome concert! You will need to attend Part 3 to get your ticket!

TRANSFERmation Video

TRANSFERmation Video


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