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Transfer Day

Transfer day

Friday, January 26, 2018

Registration is now closed. Please contact the Office of Admissions for space availability.


Transfer students are invited to spend the day at Western Oregon University on Friday, January 26. The program is free for students and their guests. Visitors will receive an overview of academic opportunities, learn about transfer student support services, tour the campus and enjoy a complimentary lunch. Transfer students are also invited to apply for Spring or Fall Term 2018 admission at the event with guidance from Admissions Office staff.

Registration will close on Wednesday, January 24 at 5:00 p.m. Community college groups are welcomed to attend, but students must register individually through the link above. High school students who will earn a high school diploma in 2018 or beyond, including those who are receiving dual college credit, should attend Winter Preview Day or one of our other visit events instead.

Please report to the Second Floor of the Werner University Center (WUC) starting at 8:30 a.m. and no later than 9:00 a.m. Signs will guide students and their guests to Parking Lot G.

Questions about the program? Please contact the Office of Admissions at (503) 838-8211 or e-mail wolfgram@wou.edu.

Tentative Agenda

8:30 – 9:10 a.m. Check-in
9:10 – 9:30 a.m. Welcome
9:30 – 10:15 a.m. Application Workshop or Next Steps for Admitted Students
10:15 – 10:50 a.m. Academic Department Presentations
10:55 – 11:30 a.m. Student Support Services Info Sessions
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Lunch
12:15 – 1:00 p.m. Tour of Campus
1:10 – 1:30 p.m. Notification of Admission and Closing
1:30pm Optional: Housing Tour

Application Workshop

Students attending this workshop may complete the application for admission with WOU staff during the event and are not expected to complete the application ahead of time. Attendees will not be required to pay the $60 application processing fee*. 
Attendees should bring official transcripts from every college or university attended, in an original sealed envelope from the issuing campus registrar. Please review detailed information here to determine if additional items should be submitted.
*The application fee will not be waived retroactively for program attendees who apply for admission before the event.

Scholarship Drawing

Students who have applied for Spring or Fall Term 2018 admission during check-in and prior to the program are eligible for the Transfer Day scholarship drawing. The non-renewable $1,000 scholarship is only valid for a new transfer student and will be awarded for the 2018-2019 academic year. The recipient must be present during Preview Day in its entirety.


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