Archive for the ‘TRANSFER STUDENTS’ Category

Following our Student Leaders!

Ever wonder how to get involved in on-campus activities just like the student leaders you see on campus?!? Commuters and residential students alike have the opportunity to attend a multitude of events for many different organizations.  Check out Kyle from the Office of Academic Success and Retention Programs… Kyle is: A Peer Success Advisor- Academic […]

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Meet the PSL’s: Jonathan!

Meet the Peer Success Leader, Jonathan! Native or Transfer Student? Transfer From Where? Farleigh Dickinson (Teaneck) Major/Program? Communications and Media Arts Minors? Journalism Why did you choose Montclair? Tuition was affordable, compared to private. Liked the program, heard a lot about it. Activities/Extracurricular’s? Peer Student Leader, Lambda Sigma Upsilon, Boxing, Bank Teller Favorite place to […]

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Meet the PSL’s: Astrid!

Meet the Peer Success Leader: Astrid! Native or Transfer Student? Native Class? Junior Major/Program? Psychology Minors? Biology Why did you choose Montclair? Proximity to home, be closer to family, feels like still be a part of her home family and her school family Activities/Extra-curricular’s? Peer Student Leader, Volunteer (American Red Cross), Babysitting Favorite place to […]

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Meet the PSL’s: Manny!

Meet our Peer Student leader: Emmanuel Native or Transfer Student? Transfer From Where? Farleigh Dickinson (Madison) Major/Program? Theatre Studies Minors? African American Studies Why did you choose Montclair? Proximity to home and I already knew some of the people on Campus, making it an easy adjustment. Also really like the program here. Activities/Extracurricular’s? Peer Student […]

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Meet the PSL’s: Larissa

Meet our Peer Student Leader: Larissa! Meet: Larissa! Native or Transfer Student? Transfer From Where? Kean University Major/Program? Lingusitics (Teacher Ed- ESL) Minors? N/A Why did you choose Montclair? Has a great teaching program, and was really excited about the Linguistics problem. Always knew this was the place to be, excited to finally be here. […]

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Meet the PSL’s: Tamara

Meet our Peer Student Leader Tamara!   Meet: Tamara Williams! Native or Transfer Student?  Transfer From Where? University of Hartford Major/Program?  Child advocacy and Policy Minors?  Leadership Development Why did you choose Montclair?  Had well rounded incentives, Proximity and location are also important, convenient from home. Activities/Extracurricular’s?  Peer Student Leader, Volunteer for Community Affairs at […]

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Meet the PSL’s: Luke

Meet our Peer Student Leader, Luke! Native or Transfer Student? Transfer From Where? High Point University, NC Major/Program? Accounting Minors? N/A Why did you choose Montclair? Friends that have gone here had given good reviews, convenient location from home and strong regional location Activities/Extra Curricular’s? Peer Student Leader, MSU Accounting Society, NJ Sharing Network Volunteer […]

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Meet the PSL’s: Ashley

Meet our Peer Student Leader: Ashley!     Native or Transfer Student? Native Class? Senior Major/Program? History Education K-12 Minors? N/A Why did you choose Montclair? Proximity to home. Liked the campus atmosphere. Also enjoyed the surrounding areas and proximity to nearby activities. Also has a great education program. Activities/Extra curricular’s? Peer Student Leader, Peer […]

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The Analysis of Academic…What?!?

The Analysis of Academic Progress…The Degree Audit…The Degree Analysis… By any name, this document is crucial towards the navigation of your road to graduation.  But its more than just a cluster of words numbers and prefixes of courses that are unreadable or require some type opf codex to decipher. Whether you are a new student, […]

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The 12 Days before Finals End (5th Day)

On the 5th day before the end of finals, my Advisor reminded me… Of the 5 Common Holds… Are you stuck, no classes for the Spring?!? Can’t request an official transcript?  What are the 5 most common holds? (by no means the only ones I promise!) 5.) “Faculty Advisement Needed” What not to do: Ignore it; they […]

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