Questions for Transfer College Representatives

Academic Programs

  • Do you offer my major?
  • What other similar majors are offered?
  • Do you offer advanced degrees?
  • How are courses scheduled? Can I enroll part-time? Take classes online? On weekends? In the summer? In the evening?
  • Do you offer coops or internships?
  • Do you have an honors program?
  • Is your college accredited and if so, by whom?

What is the Campus Like?

  • How many students enrolled in the college?
  • Is it an urban, suburban, or rural setting?
  • Is it accessible by public transportation?
  • Do you get a lot of transfer students from NCC?
  • Are you on the semester system?
  • Are there clubs? Internships? Student worker positions available?

Cost and Financial Aid

  • What are the costs and tuition and when do I pay those fees?
  • Do I have to pay a deposit to confirm my enrolment? If so, when? How much?
  • What kinds of financial assistance are available?
  • Do I apply for scholarships separately?
  • Are there other kinds of special assistance student groups? If so, how do you apply?
  • Is federal work-study available?

Admissions Eligibility

  • What is your application period?
  • When will I hear if I have been admitted?
  • If I am not admitted in my major, do I have other choices?
  • Can I take a tour of the campus? Meet with a faculty coordinator in my major?
  • What are the admissions requirements for transfer students?
  • When will I find out what credits transfer? Will you take courses that I received below a C in?
  • When will I meet with an Academic Advisor?
  • What else can you tell me about the college that would benefit me?