Transfer Students

SBS partners with UMass’ Student Success Office to support students who transferred to UMass from another college or university. Our academic advisors in your declared major or in the Exploratory Track can help you understand how prior work is being applied to your UMass degree. Additional important resources, experiences, or opportunities are listed below.

Why Writing Skills Are Important for Every Job—and How to Improve Yours

Have you ever sent an email no one seemed to understand that ended up derailing the timeline for an entire project? Or written a report that you then had to explain verbally to everyone after they read it?

Even if …

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Why Negotiating is Crucial for Women

Learn concrete steps to negotiate for a raise, a promotion, more vacation days, or a better schedule with this video series from Duke University professor Ashleigh Shelby Rosette. In Part 1, she explains why women need to negotiate. She also …

By Carol Sharick
Carol Sharick Director of Career and Professional Development for Undergraduates, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
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Featured Resources

The Pathways Center has created some useful training and refresher videos to help students explore and register for classes. Below …

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