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Tips for a Successful Transfer to a 4-Year College?

College Transfer Workshop: Gemma Williams addresses strategies for a successful transfer, a glossary of transfer terms, information about transfer events, and frequently asked questions about transferring to another college.

When: Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Where:Iliahi 104 (Maida Kamber Center)
Time: 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Presentation: "Strategies for a Successful Transfer"

Identify your career area and major
Choose a college or university that suits your needs
Find out how your credits may transfer.
Plan your lower level classes in your major field.
Inform yourself about the following deadlines
--- Application, Financial Aid, Scholarship
Apply early
Transfer Action Plan.
Gather necessary application documents.
Recognize the value of an Associate of Arts degree.
Don't take your eyes off long term goals. (Education Pays!)
Ultimately, you are responsible for your own education.
Questions to ask Schools you are Considering Transferring to.

What are your campus and community like?
Tell me about your program.
How much does your college cost?
What about Housing?
Will I be eligible for admission?

Glossary of Transfer Terms.
Transfer Events
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Ka'ie'ie: The Degree Pathway Partnership Program of the University of Hawaii at Manoa and Kapiolani Community College.



For Fall entry, the deadline is February 1.
For Spring entry, the deadline is September 1.

Ka'ie'ie Coordinator:
Flo Abara, (808) 734-9247
Advising Office, Iliahi 113

Admissions Office: Kekaulike Information and Service Center: (808) 734-9555

First Year Experience Coordinator
LaVache Scanlan(808) 734-9245
FYE office, Ilima 104C

KCC Library may have some forms left (SOS Display Rack)


FAQ's About Transferring Word 31K
Questions to ask Schools you are Considering Transferring To Word 15KB

Internet Resources:

Occupational Outlook Handbook: is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.

Peterson's College Guide: Find colleges and universities, graduate programs, education online and private schools. Search for scholarships and financial aid. Prepare for the SAT, GRE, GMAT and ASVAB tests.

Maida Kamber Center for Career and Transfer Services:

Assessment Services
Career Counseling
Career Exploration Tools
Workshops - Choosing a Major, Decision Making Techniques, Stress Management, Myers-Briggs, Focus II)


Local and Mainland College Catalogs
Guide to Colleges
Guides to Financial Aids
Career Books and Guides

Location: Ilima 104
Hours: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: (808) 734-9500
Website: http://www.kcc.hawaii.edu/object/mkc.html

email: Head/Councilor, Maida Kamber Center

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