Transition and TRANSFERmation Summit

Our Transition and Transfer(mation) Summit is your opportunity to engage with other new transfer students, get a jump start on your career development, and begin to get acclimated to Binghamton University and the local community.

Our summit will start at 4:00pm on Thursday, August 18th and will end on Friday, August 19th with a delicious dinner with a local "Binghamton" flare. As a result of participating in our summit, you will:

  • Gain a vast knowledge of academic, social/emotional, and career resources available to them on the Binghamton University campus
  • Start to create a sense of belonging on campus and within the greater Binghamton Community 
  • Gain a deeper understanding of their career exploration and potential career paths 

Registration is capped at 50 students. If more than 50 register, we will utilize a waiting list based on when the student registered. To register, please click here

NOTE: Registration will open on June 15th and go though July 15th


Overview of Events 

August 18, 2022

Check-in to residence halls (time to be determined by Residential Life)

4:00pm-Welcome (UU 120)
5:00pm--Dinner (UU 120)
6:00pm--Breakout Sessions (various locations in Union)
8:00pm--Debrief of day

August 19, 2022

9:00am- Breakfast of Champions (UU 133)
10:15am-Transfer Student Panel
11:00am--Transfer Credit Review Opportunity & Resume Review/Development 
12:00-1:00pm--Lunch (on own)
1:00pm--Depart for Community Service Project 
4:30pm-6:00pm--Dinner at Community Service Project Site 
6:00pm--Depart back to Binghamton University Campus 


IMPORTANT NOTES:

  • If you are living on campus, you will NOT need to register for a move-in date as you will automatically be allowed to move in on August 18th. The Office of Residential Life will be in contact with you as we get closer with more specific information 
  • Please make sure you indicate any special dietary restrictions on your registration form
  • If you anticipate a need for disability-related accommodations or auxiliary aids to attend or participate, please contact Michael Henningsen at 607-777-3366 or transvcs@binghatmon.edu as soon as possible. 

This program is sponsored by Transfer Student Services and the Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development