Transfer Communities


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Welcome & Success Center

Transfer Communities

Transfer Communities at the KU Edwards Campus are an integrated program designed to help you transition seamlessly to KUEC while you’re achieving your Associate’s Degree from your community college.

These program-specific experiences will connect you to events, career conversations, faculty, staff and peers with similar goals and interests to create a true community while you pursue your degree. By joining your community, you will have exclusive access to the people and the information that make your transfer experience one-of-a-kind!

Transfer Community Navigations

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Transfer Community Events

Looking for specific events focused on exploring career options? Check out the list of events below:

Upcoming events

Link and Learn - Hosted monthly
Link & Learns are complimentary one-hour sessions where you can gain practical workplace communication strategies, backed up by the latest organizational communication and management research. 

For upcoming sessions and previously recorded sessions visit the Link and Learn webpage!

"Virtual Resources"
Additional resources, fun things to do online, and helpful ways to make it through long days at home.
Discover more virtual resources here!

 

Transfer Services

Looking for specific help in your transfer process? Check out these resources.

Student Services

Transfer Coordinator
Anna Balmilero (she/her)
abalmilero@ku.edu

American Sign Language and Deaf Studies Transfer Community

The American Sign Language and Deaf Studies (ASLD) Transfer Community is filled with highly engaged faculty and specially designed opportunities for connections to the Kansas City area ASLD community. Access to events, programs, and unique learning opportunities will help you feel like a member of the KU Edwards Campus even before you take your first class.

Benefits

  • Establish relationships with KUEC faculty and staff early on
  • Develop personalized academic plan to graduate with Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees
  • Engage in social and professional events at both KUEC and your community college
  • Provide leadership opportunities throughout the Kansas City area

Join the American Sign Language and Deaf Studies Transfer Community

American Sign Language and Deaf Studies Coach

Upcoming American Sign Language and Deaf Studies Events

Link and Learn - Hosted monthly
Link & Learns are complimentary one-hour sessions where you can gain practical workplace communication strategies, backed up by the latest organizational communication and management research. 

For upcoming sessions and previously recorded sessions visit the Link and Learn webpage!

 

 

Business Transfer Community

The Business Transfer Community is designed to provide you with specific skills, access to training and other experiences to give you a true competitive professional edge. Feel like a member of the KU Edwards Campus while still completing your Associate’s Degree and complete market-relevant credentials along the way.

Benefits

  • Establish relationships with KUEC faculty and staff early on
  • Develop personalized academic plan to graduate with Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees
  • Engage in social and professional events at both KUEC and your community college
  • Provide leadership opportunities throughout the Kansas City area

Join the Business Transfer Community

Business Coach

Upcoming Business Events

Link and Learn - Hosted monthly
Link & Learns are complimentary one-hour sessions where you can gain practical workplace communication strategies, backed up by the latest organizational communication and management research. 

For upcoming sessions and previously recorded sessions visit the Link and Learn webpage!

 

 

English Transfer Community

Shared stories generate community. This collective of students share that same passion across a variety of literature and writing forms. Through events that bring people together to share creativity, experiences and advice, the English Transfer Community helps you feel like a member of the KU Edwards Campus, even while you are still completing your Associate’s Degree.

Benefits

  • Establish relationships with KUEC faculty and staff early on
  • Develop a personalized academic plan to graduate with Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees
  • Engage in social and professional events at both KUEC and your community college
  • Provide leadership opportunities throughout the Kansas City area

Join the English Transfer Community

English Coach

Alyson Germinder
agerminder@ku.edu
913-897-8528 Regents Center 111 
Literature, Language and Writing

Upcoming English Events

Link and Learn - Hosted monthly
Link & Learns are complimentary one-hour sessions where you can gain practical workplace communication strategies, backed up by the latest organizational communication and management research. 

For upcoming sessions and previously recorded sessions visit the Link and Learn webpage!

How to Present, Pitch, and Publish
Have you ever wondered what it takes to get published online or in print? Do you have a dream to one day see your writing on BuzzFeed or the Guardian? Join us for this chance to learn tips from English Graduate Students on how to present, pitch, and publish your work. See you there! 
Monday, March 28, 2022 - 3:30pm - 5pm In-Person (Best 110-B) and Zoom

 

Public Service Transfer Community

Want to make a difference in the world? This transfer community is designed to give you a sample of the many career paths that help you make a lasting impact wherever your education may take you. This is a perfect fit for students interested in Law & Society, Psychology, Public Administration, and Social Work degrees. The Public Service Transfer Community is one way to help you feel like a member of the KU Edwards Campus, while you are still completing your Associate’s Degree.

Benefits

  • Establish relationships with KUEC faculty and staff early on
  • Develop a personalized academic plan to graduate with Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees
  • Engage in social and professional events at both KUEC and your community college
  • Provide leadership opportunities throughout the Kansas City area

Join the Public Service Transfer Community

Public Service Coaches

Alyson Germinder

agerminder@ku.edu 913-897-8528 Regents Center 111C Psychology

Upcoming Public Service Events

Link and Learn - Hosted monthly
Link & Learns are complimentary one-hour sessions where you can gain practical workplace communication strategies, backed up by the latest organizational communication and management research. 

For upcoming sessions and previously recorded sessions visit the Link and Learn webpage!

 

 

Science Transfer Community

The Science Transfer Community is filled with highly engaged faculty and specially designed opportunities for hands-on experience and connections to Kansas City’s many science-related industries. Access to labs, equipment, and many unique learning opportunities will help you feel like a member of the KU Edwards Campus even before you take your first class.

Benefits

  • Establish relationships with KUEC faculty and staff early on
  • Develop personalized academic plan to graduate with Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees
  • Engage in social and professional events at both KUEC and your community college
  • Provide leadership opportunities throughout the Kansas City area

Join the Science Transfer Community

Science Coaches

Renee Williams

rcwr@ku.edu 913-897-8494Regents Center 111K
Biotechnology
Applied Biological Sciences

Estevan Ortiz

estevan@ku.edu 913-897-852 Regents Center 111
Exercise Science

Upcoming Science Events

Link and Learn - Hosted monthly
Link & Learns are complimentary one-hour sessions where you can gain practical workplace communication strategies, backed up by the latest organizational communication and management research. 

For upcoming sessions and previously recorded sessions visit the Link and Learn webpage!