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A significant number of students transfer from institutions of higher education which creates challenges for both the student and the institution of higher education. The purpose of this study is to investigate transfer students, provide challenges for transfer Students, and provide recommendations for student affairs professionals of how to best serve transfer students. This study provides insight into previous research on this topic, recommendations focused on student success (graduation) of transfer students, and barriers experienced by transfer students to prepare student affairs professionals with the information to assist this student population.
Administrative Offices, Executives, and Centers
Higher Education Administration
Renner, Blake J., "Transfer Students: Helping with the Transition" (2014). Learning Showcase 2014. 54.