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Bristol’s Transfer Services provides you with the transfer counseling needed to continue your education at four-year colleges and universities. Resources and services include updated transfer and scholarship information, assistance with applications, and transcript reviews and consultations. Special transfer programs are offered to assist you in achieving your educational goals.
In addition to individual transfer counseling appointments, you can attend transfer workshops designed to address the steps in the transfer process. You also have the opportunity to meet representatives from four-year institutions at a variety of programs and events offered throughout the academic year.
The Transfer Office is pleased to announce Express Transfer Services via email. This is an excellent opportunity to get your transfer questions answered without having to wait for an appointment or come to campus. Just email a Transfer Counselor at: email@example.com.
We will be checking our email Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and we'll get back to you as soon as we can. Hope to hear from you soon!
Welcome to Transfer Services
Bristol Community College Transfer Services would like to welcome you to our virtual office! Until we can see you back on campus, we are happy to work with you by phone, email, and online appointments. Here is how you can reach us during regular business hours:
Appointment: To request a virtual appointment with a transfer counselor, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the time & dates desired, as well as a description of what you'd like to discuss.
We hope you find our online tools and resources valuable, no matter where you are! Learn more on our website about MassTransfer, transfer agreements, the college application process, and more.
Some students know exactly where they want to transfer after Bristol, but others need some assistance planning and learning about transfer opportunities. We have collected contact information below for several (but not all) of our popular transfer institutions below. Don’t see the one you’re looking for? Please reach out!
Bay State College
Bay State College offers two convenient campus locations in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay and Taunton, MA. With flexible schedules, students can choose to take courses during the Day, Evening, On-campus or Online.
Interested in learning more about our Articulation Agreement with Bay State College?
Fill out Bay State College’s Articulation Interest Form to request more information about their programs and be connected one-on-one with an Admissions Representative.
Students are also encouraged to visit their website at www.baystate.edu.
Director of Taunton Admissions
Bay State College
101 Industrial Park Rd.
Taunton, MA 02780
Prospective transfer applicants are encouraged to attend a variety of other virtual events, including Interviews, Info sessions, and Campus Tours.
Students can register on Bentley’s Transfer Events Page and select one or more virtual opportunities!
Bridgewater State University
If you would like to learn more about your transfer options with Bridgewater State University, please connect with Jeff Sarahs, BSU’s Associate Director of Transfer Services & BCC2BSU Advisor. Below you will find contact information as well as a link to schedule a phone or virtual appointment at a time most convenient for you.
Schedule your appointment here:
The Admission team at Bryant University invites you to see the many opportunities Bryant offers Bristol Community College students. We’ve created a variety of virtual events to help you learn about Bryant while replicating much of the information of an in-person visit. Here’s the link https://explore.bryant.edu/portal/visitcampus
In addition, we have self-guided tours daily. You’ll see information on how to sign up online as well. We would love to meet via phone, Facetime, or Zoom. Stay safe.
At Curry, we take a personal approach to everything we do—from helping students identify and support their individual learning styles to fostering the valuable, one-on-one relationships our students have with faculty and staff. Our admission process is no exception. We want to get to know you, as well as give you the opportunity to get to know us.
We value the experience and maturity that transfer students offer to the college community. With years of experience servicing transfer students’ needs, we offer a hassle-free process to transfer applicants and a smooth transition into our diverse program offerings. Be sure to visit our table at a local transfer college fair near you.
For information on Transfer Information Days, CLICK HERE.
Curry College- Division of Continuing and Graduate Studies
Your associate degree gets you closer to your bachelor's degree at Curry College's Division of Continuing and Graduate Studies. Through our partnership with Bristol, you can earn your bachelorʼs at a price comparable to state school tuition with no fees. Plus, youʼll benefit from a small campus and the chance to finish your degree at your pace – even while you work full-time.
Transfer up to 90 credits – Curry will accept your full associate degree as one package, even if you change majors when applying to Curry. PLUS you may transfer a potential 3rd year of credits into Curry. Our 8-week classes let you work while you learn remotely or in a hybrid format.
Let our transfer advisor show you how you can benefit from the Bristol/Curry partnership by providing you a transfer education plan. Schedule a time to connect at your convenience.
Eastern Nazarene College
Sign up for a business degree transfer Information session: https://adultstudies.enc.edu/getstarted/
Schedule an individual appointment: https://calendly.com/james-sheets-enc-ags
Available hours: Monday – Friday 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Fitchburg State University
Johnson & Wales University
Johnson & Wales is now offering one-on-one ZOOM Transfer Information meetings. Please call/email to schedule an appointment. During these meetings we will have a conversation on:
- Your courses from Bristol and how they apply to Johnson & Wales University
- Application process
- Scholarship opportunities
- Any additional transfer based questions that you have
Lesley University, a small private university in Cambridge, MA, also offers college classes in downtown New Bedford at the Demello International Center. Students can pursue the highly flexible Liberal Studies degree, which allows them to individually-design their own area of study, or choose from degrees in psychology, human services, or business management. Lesley started offering classes in January 2019 and has already celebrated its first 8 graduates from this pathway! It is built with busy, working students in mind, so it is achievable, convenient, and highly student-centered. The Lesley in New Bedford degree is also steeply discounted, making it competitive with state institutions. We accept students every 8 weeks, so it is never too late to apply.
To find out more and to access the application: Lesley in New Bedford: https://lesley.edu/about/school-and-community-partnerships/new-bedford
Undergraduate Admissions Contact Person:
Academic Advising Contact Person:
Transfer credit evaluations either before or after acceptance can be provided. Students should start with Transferology to see how their coursework can transfer: https://www.transferology.com/school/lesley
Students may then follow up with our Admissions or Advising contacts for further clarification if needed.
We have a regular schedule of open houses and virtual info sessions. We will be offering weekly virtual information sessions every Thursday at 6 p.m. We also always welcome students to schedule directly with our Admissions or Advising staff. Students can find out more about visits here: https://lesley.edu/admissions-aid/visit-lesley
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
Asst. Director Admissions Coordinator of Transfer and Readmission
General Office hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. M-F. Please email to schedule appointments outside of these hours.
Work phone: 508-830-5031
Want to learn more? Schedule A Virtual Interview
Connect with a PC SCE adviser to learn more about GATA - Bristol (Guaranteed Admission and Tuition Agreement) and about regular transfer to PC SCE.
Connect with PC SCE to learn about all the benefits of transferring to PC SCE upon completion of your Bristol associate's degree, including a 33% tuition discount for eligible GATA students! Click this link for: GATA (Guaranteed Admission & Tuition Agreement)
Assistant Dean, Providence College School of Continuing Education (SCE)
In accordance with the Massachusetts Transfer Guarantee, Regis offers streamlined admissions to qualified transfer students from Massachusetts community colleges to many of our academic programs.
We are offering on-campus tours, by appointment, as well as continuing our virtual events. Students can sign up for virtual meetings with their admission counselor by reaching out to them directly. Our admission counselor information is available, here: Undergraduate Admission Counselors.
Senior Admissions Counselor, Weston Campus
Assistant Director, Regis North Bachelor’s Completion Programs
Rhode Island College
Zoom appointments for admission, advising, and on the spot admission available at: www.ric.edu/transfer
Roger Williams University
Welcome to RWU! Transfer students are an integral and influential part of our student body and we value the life and academic experience you bring to campus. Whether you are transferring with a little or a lot of earned credit, we know that your needs will be different than entering first-year students. Regardless of the journey you have had so far, we'll make your transition into RWU as seamless and smooth as possible. We offer a simple admission process. We offer a free application. We accept unofficial transcripts for the admission process. We give credit for pass/fail grades for spring 2020. We have been, and will remain, test-optional - no SATs required. Our deadline for spring and fall 2021 are rolling, but the sooner you apply the more we can work with you.
Every student is considered for a Merit scholarship up to $22, 500; no separate application needed.
Take a look at our web page and then reach out to me and we will talk. I am here to assist you to continue your education.
Roger Williams University - University College
The following programs are programs that Bristol students have transferred into:
BS in Cybersecurity and Networking
BS in Criminal Justice
BS in Healthy Communities
BS in Paralegal Studies
BS in Social Science
BS in Applied Psychology
BGS Technology Leadership and Management
Every other Wednesday, the Roger Williams - University College Admissions Team will be hosting online virtual ZOOM sessions whereby transfer students can connect with our staff to learn more about our programs, extensive transfer credit policy, and the admissions process.
Time Slots Available for Prospective Students & Applicants:
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
To register for an upcoming virtual ZOOM session please visit: RWU-University College
Southern New Hampshire University
Southern New Hampshire University - To learn more about transfer information for online programs, please reach out to Cindie Sylvester, Regional Director, Academic Alliances at email@example.com. Cindie is available for one on one appointments.
Also, SNHU has some additional transfer pathways in which you can locate here.
UMass Amherst’s Kevin Van Develde is available for advising appointments during office hours, either for a phone meeting or a video conference. If you would like to schedule an appointment to discuss your transfer process, admissions requirements, transfer credit, or anything else, you can do so either by filling out the Transfer Counselor Appointment Request form or by emailing Kevin directly. You are encouraged to explore the Virtual Campus Tour options, including live guided tours with UMass Amherst students.
Virtual Student Guided Visits: https://yes.umass.edu/portal/virtual_student_guided_visits
Self-Guided Virtual Campus Tour: https://www.umass.edu/admissions/virtual-tour-%E2%80%93-umass-amherst
For COVID-19-specific information and updates, please visit: https://www.umass.edu/admissions/covid
Kevin Van Develde
Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
Transfer Counselor Appointment Request: Virtual Transfer Appointments for Bristol Community College
Transfer Open House: Tuesday, June 1, 4:30 - 6 p.m.
Assistant Director, Office of Undergraduate Admissions
UMass Dartmouth Transfer Admission can meet with students Tuesdays, 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Here is the Zoom information:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Live chats this semester are Wednesday at 3 p.m. and Friday at Noon. The link can be found here:
If these dates and times are not convenient for you, please contact Darcy Stevens:
UMass Dartmouth Online and Continuing Education
- Transfer Tuesday Virtual Information Sessions and Virtual Campus Tours
- Virtual chat request form
- Transfer Admissions webpage
- Transfer Dictionary
- Degree pathways
Transfer Admissions and Application Help Sessions (via Zoom) – Transfer students who have questions about the transfer process or need assistance with their application can drop in to scheduled Zoom meetings for assistance. For dates and times, and to register, go here: https://admissions.uml.edu/transferdropin.
University of Rhode Island
Victor Silva firstname.lastname@example.org
One on One Appointments: URI One on One Appointments
Transfer Chats: URI Transfer Chats
Transfer Admission Info: URI Transfer Admission Info
Fall 2021 App Deadline: July 25th
Transfer Credit: URI Transfer Resources
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Transfer Tuesdays give prospective transfer students the opportunity to sign up for a 30-minute Zoom appointment with Andrew deMelo and representatives from the Registrar’s office and Financial Aid. It’s basically a one-stop-shop to get as many of your questions answered as possible, and they are open to anyone in whatever part of the application process: prospective students, applicants, accepted students, and even deposited students! Students can visit www.wit.edu/transfer-tuesday for more info!
Please register for an upcoming Wentworth information session for Community College students!
Westfield State University
Assistant Director of Transfer Admission
You can request a virtual meeting with Jillian here: http://www.westfield.ma.edu/campus-visitation-options. There are options for Transfer Info Sessions or one on one meetings.
Worcester State University
Priority transfer application deadline for Fall 2021 is March 1, 2021, and regular transfer application deadline is May 1, 2021.
Regular transfer and MassTransfer applicants can apply online at worcester.edu/apply. The application is free until March 1, 2021. MassTransfer applicants should follow the transfer admission deadlines set by Worcester State University, including any deadline extensions that occur. The Admissions Transfer Center is staffed Mondays through Fridays from 8:15 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., except for holidays that fall on a weekday.
Here is the link to access general transfer information and links to virtual transfer advising opportunities: www.worcester.edu/transfer.
Here is the link to register for campus tours: www.worcester.edu/visit.