College Transfer Events

College Transfer Events

Oakland Community College has strong ties with colleges and universities from around the state and beyond. As a result of the quality of students, faculty, programs and more, OCC is a top pick for transfer admission recruiters. Whether you are planning on transferring next semester or a few years from now, the information provided is designed to assist with enhancing your awareness of the vast transfer opportunities available. It's never too soon to begin thinking and planning for transfer.

Campus and virtual transfer visits with dates, times and locations are also available on the Events Calendar webpage.

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Adrian College

Adrian CollegeVirtual, Ongoing and Special Transfer Opportunities & Events

Adrian College is excited for the opportunity to enroll transfer students for fall and spring semesters! Students can schedule in-person campus visits Monday-Friday all summer! Please check our website for more information about what opportunities Adrian College could offer you!

Schedule a Visit Page 


Alma College

Alma CollegeVirtual, Ongoing and Special Transfer Opportunities & Events

Interested in finding out more about Alma College and earning a scholarship just for visiting campus?  Schedule a personalized visit. During the visit, you will talk to Rae Buchholz, Director Transfer Recruitment, and take a tour around campus. You can also choose to meet with current students, faculty members, coaches, even staff members from various departments such as Financial Aid, Financial Services, Academic Services and Accommodations.

If you can't make it to campus but still want information about transferring to Alma College, join us at one of our Transfer Information Sessions. Sessions are usually held every other Tuesday from 11 am- 12 pm. Feel free to do a preliminary check to see which of your classes transfer by visiting our online Transfer Evaluation Tool*.  But we'll also provide a formal evaluation if you send your transcript(s), even unofficial ones, to Rae at  *Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of courses that will transfer to Alma College as newly evaluated courses are added on a regular basis.

Visit our Transfer webpage for more information about scholarships, transferring credits/course equivalency guides, and our Transition Assistance Program.  You can apply here or use the Common Application."

Aquinas College

Aquinas CollegeVirtual, Ongoing and Special Transfer Opportunities & Events

Aquinas College is offering a variety of opportunities for students interested in transferring! Students can schedule virtual or on-campus visits to discuss transfer opportunities. Please check our Visit Page for other on-campus opportunities. For one-on-one visits with transfer counselor, Ashley Manor, schedule a Connect with Ashley appointment.


Andrews University

Andrews UniversityVirtual, Ongoing and Special Transfer Opportunities & Events

Join us for a group Virtual Preview. Don't miss the chance to learn about Andrews, hear how to connect with an academic advisor, explore residence halls, and hear from a financial advisor. Students may also chat with an on-campus student who will share their current experience at Andrews University. To find out more and register for these opportunities visits. Admissions representatives are also available for personal Zoom appointments (15-30mins) by scheduling and Meet the Team page.


Central Michigan University

Central Michigan UniversityVirtual & Ongoing

Central Michigan University is offering a variety of opportunities for students interested in transferring to CMU!

Students interested in discussing transfer opportunities may schedule a one-on-one appointment Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm with Libby Siecinski, Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions.

Live Transfer Sessions are held every Tuesday from 12:00 - 12:30 pm. Register today!

Central Michigan also offers an in-person Transfer Visit Day which includes a presentation, tour of campus, and 1:1 meeting with an academic advisor. There is one session available each month. Please follow this link to register. Students can also register for a general admission tour and presentation here.

Main Campus Rep: Libby Siecinski -

Global Campus Rep: Kim Werkman Howe -

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available


Cleary University

Cleary UniversityVirtual

Cleary University’s business degree programs for transfer students are convenient, fast, and flexible. We have many scholarships available for both undergraduate and graduate students. See how easy it is to transfer up to 90 credits for previous academic and professional experience. 

To check out transfer guides designed specifically for Oakland Community College programs.

Schedule a one-on-one call with a member of our admissions team and to get started with the application process.

Or contact admissions at 800-686-1883 or


College for Creative Studies

College for Creative Studies Virtual & Ongoing

Eric J Kaster, Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions will be hosting a virtual information table to briefly discuss the application process for transfer students, best practices, portfolio requirements and a review on where to find resources on the CCS website on Tuesday's from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm through May 3rd. To participate please Join Zoom Meeting

If you are unable to participate in a virtual information table event and would like to learn more about CCS and transfer opportunities please feel free to schedule a Zoom video meeting with Eric at any time through Calendly scheduler

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Davenport University

Davenport University Virtual & Ongoing

Davenport University/Oakland Community College Virtual Office Hours

Every Wednesday 11 am - 1 pm
Education Partner: Benny Allen
Virtual Office Hours
Schedule a One on One 30-60 minute appointment
Phone: 313-481-2807


Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan UniversityVirtual & Ongoing

Virtual Transfer Admissions Appointments
These appointments are offered Monday-Friday from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm over Zoom. At this appointment, students receive one-on-one advising and can ask questions about the MTA, different transfer guides, and articulation agreements we have with OCC. Students sign up for these appointments online.

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Ferris State University

Ferris State UniversityVirtual & Ongoing

Discover what Ferris State Main Campus has to offer you by meeting with Shari Chamberlain, Admissions Transfer Counselor. Learn about admissions, scholarships, transfer credits, housing, activities & organizations, and other opportunities. The Ferris Undergraduate Admissions application is FREE to complete. This application also allows you to be considered for one of four transfer scholarships that range from $3500 to $6500 annually and are renewable when you meet eligibility requirements.

Learn how your Oakland Community College credits will transfer to Ferris by visiting the Ferris Transfer Tool site. If you are just getting started at OCC, also view Ferris Transfer Guides for OCC students. We have guides for the majors most requested by OCC students, but our advisors are happy to assist with any of the 190+ majors offered by Ferris State. Our University also accepts the MTA (Michigan Transfer Agreement) and participates in Reverse Transfer with OCC.

Join Ferris Staff and current students for both virtual and in-person events and campus tours. There is no better way to determine if Ferris State University is a good fit for your educational goals. Visit and see Ferris for yourself!

Shari Chamberlain, Admissions Transfer Counselor, Ferris State Main Campus/Big Rapids, MI:
Phone or Zoom Appointments are available
Office Phone: (231) 591-3955

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Ferris State University - Metro Detroit & Online

Ferris State University - Metro Detroit & OnlineMeet with a Ferris State advisor to discuss how your credits transfer to one of our Metro Detroit or online programs! Learn more about admissions, MTA, transfer and articulation agreements we have with OCC. Our online scheduler is easy to use, and you can choose a day and time that works for you. Phone and Zoom appointments are available.

Gerry Scherlinck-Criminal Justice Faculty Advisor,, cell number: (810) 287-2175

Nicci VandeVeegaete-Industrial Technology & Management Faculty Advisor & Program Coordinator,, cell number (231) 679-7281

Catherine Belkowski-Outreach Coordinator & Business Administration Advisor,, Clinton Township: (586) 263-6773 or Warren (586) 445-7150

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Grand Valley State University

Grand Valley State UniversityVirtual & Ongoing

Join Bonnie Ulmer-DeGraves, Associate Director of Admissions at GVSU, for Virtual Office Hours designed specifically for Transfer Students! These hour-long virtual office hour sessions are for students thinking about transferring to GVSU, and are designed to answer your questions about how to transfer and where to start with the transfer process. Drop in at anytime during the one hour session to get your questions answered. Virtual Office Hours are held through Zoom. To see upcoming times and dates of the Transfer Virtual Office Hours please visit: Transfer Students Admission’s Events. Once registered for a session a confirmation email with log-in instructions will be sent to the address you register with.


Kendall College of Art and Design

Kendall College of Art and DesignVirtual & Ongoing

Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University invites you to schedule a virtual appointment with an admissions counselor to help you realize what your unique KCAD experience will look like as a transfer student! Schedule a virtual appointment with us Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, and explore our website to learn more about the transfer process.

We look forward to meeting you and answering your questions about our specialized degree programs in art history, fine art, and design, our campus, scholarships and financial aid, the transfer process, and more!


Kettering University

Kettering UniversityVirtual & Ongoing

Fuel your ambition and accelerate your future! Are you preparing for a career in STEM, Management or Pre-Med? Why not consider the leader in experiential, hands-on learning? Learn how to transfer your credits and transform your future at Kettering University. Set up a virtual appointment with Kettering University’s Transfer Admissions Counselor, John Waldo. You can also schedule a modified campus visit, take a virtual tour and check out one of our upcoming virtual events.


Kuyper College

Kuyper College

Kuyper offers a variety of 2+2 programs in Business, Social Work, Ministry, or Interdisciplinary Studies that allow you to transfer seamlessly! To inquire about more information or to schedule a visit please contact Kevin Gilliam at or


Lawrence Tech

Lawrence TechVirtual & Ongoing

LTU is offering a variety of ways to stay connected and to learn more about the transfer process. Transfer students have the opportunity to listen to a transfer presentation, take a virtual tour, chat with a professor, attend an info session, connect with an admissions counselor or financial aid counselor.

Join our Transfer Articulation Coordinator for live transfer presentations that will outline the admissions process, scholarships, programs and navigating the transfer guide website. View times and to register.

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Madonna University

Madonna UniversityVirtually & Ongoing

Madonna University host a Coffee & Chat for prospective transfer students to meet and speak with Transfer Admissions one-to-one every Tuesday & Friday from 8:30 am - 11:30 am. Appointments are available virtual, telephone or on campus. For more details and to register please click here

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Michigan State University

Michigan State UniversityVirtual

Michigan State is offering both virtual and in person visits for transfer students. Our in-person visit includes a 30 minute admissions presentation on transferring to MSU and following the presentation is a 90 minute outside walking tour of campus. If you can't make it in person, students can attend our similar virtual transfer program for an overview of Michigan State University, details on transferring credits and the admissions process. Following this overview is a student-led virtual tour of MSU's campus.

In-person transfer programs are held on Thursdays each week. Check availability. Virtual programs are held once per month, and you can register for a program.

If you are looking for general information on transferring to Michigan State, you can visit our Transfer Webpage.

Michigan Tech


Michigan Tech offers a number of virtual resources to learn more about transfer opportunities into one of our 120+ undergraduate degree programs. Prospective students should schedule a one-on-one appointment with Matt Norrod, your Regional Admissions Manager, to talk specifically about your transfer options at Michigan Tech. We can discuss how many of your classes would transfer, how to facilitate that process, and what your time on our campus would look like... Virtual appointments are held through Zoom and can be scheduled at your convenience. Schedule a meeting with Matt.


Northern Michigan University

Northern Michigan University

Chat with a Current Student

Learn more about NMU from those who know it best! Our current students.

Live chat is available Monday - Thursday from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. If you see the chat with a current student icon that means our students are ready to share their NMU experience with you.



Oakland University

Oakland University

Virtual Tabling Visit with Oakland University – Scroll over the date for the hyperlink to the Zoom meeting location. Please feel free to drop into the Zoom room during any of the times listed.


Make an appointment to meet with an admissions adviser on select Tuesdays for an
admissions decision and get an evaluation of your credits while you wait.
For available dates and to register.

For all transfer events, please bring two copies of your transcripts from all colleges and universities you have attended.

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Olivet College

OLIVET COLLEGEVirtual & Ongoing

Olivet College is excited to offer Transfer Tuesday virtual events in order to help support you as you make your way through the transfer process. Join me LIVE via Zoom to get any and all your questions answered.

Every Tuesday I will be LIVE via Zoom from 1-2:30pm.

Pop in and leave anytime during this time frame on any upcoming Tuesday to connect one-on-one. I understand that the transfer process for students is unique, therefore I want to make sure this experience is very personalized and focused on your specific questions and needs.

During our meeting, we can:

  • Discuss the transfer credit evaluation process.
  • Explore academic and athletic/talent program interests.
  • Identify scholarship and financial aid opportunities.
  • And MORE!

Registration is required because I want to prepare for our one-on-one meeting. To register for a Transfer Tuesday, please use the link below. Once you register, you will receive the Zoom link to join the session.

RSVP for a Transfer Tuesday

If you have any questions prior to registering, or want to connect with me outside of this Transfer Tuesday experience, please contact Jared Stratz, director of admissions and transfer student coordinator, directly at 269-749-7767 or at You can also visit our transfer guide and next steps via our website for more information.

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Rochester University

ROCHESTERVirtual & Ongoing

Monthly Virtual Information Sessions will provide OCC students with the opportunity to learn about the admissions process, financial aid, and specific degree options. You can schedule a virtual or in-person meeting with an Admissions Counselor anytime. To schedule your meeting register.

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Saginaw Valley State University

SAGINAW VALLEYVirtual & Ongoing

SVSU offers pre-transfer admissions appointments as well as financial aid appointments. Schedule an appointment. SVSU's Transfer Hub (with admission and related information).

As a transfer student, you can choose how you connect with us.

Virtual 1:1 Appointment - Schedule a 1-to-1 customized appointment (video or phone) with an SVSU admissions representative. It’s a great opportunity to get all of your questions answered and learn about transferring your credits. Have your transcripts on hand for this appointment.

Virtual Cardinal College Day & Virtual Tour - Join us for a virtual group presentation to learn about why SVSU is a great fit for you. Or, take an SVSU virtual tour at your own leisure. It’s a great way to explore campus building by building.

In-Person Campus Tour - Schedule a in-person visit to the campus of SVSU located in the heart of the Great Lakes Bay Region. Explore campus on a personal tour guided by an SVSU admissions representative.


Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


Siena Heights University - Global

SIENA HEIGHTSSiena Heights University is offering monthly virtual information sessions for prospective students looking to finish fast by transferring up to 90 credit hours. If you are unable to attend the available session, Request More Information Here!

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


University of Detroit Mercy


Individual In-Person Visits

In-person campus visits begin with an information session presented by an admission counselor followed by a walking tour of campus led by a current student. Visits typically last two hours and are available Monday through Friday. We invite you to view the calendar and schedule a time that works best for you.

Virtual Visits

The University of Detroit Mercy’s Virtual Information Sessions are designed for prospective transfer students to learn more about the University and the next steps in the enrollment process. Interactive sessions are offered every Monday and Thursday at 11:00 am and 4:00 pm. The live 20 minute sessions are conducted by a transfer admissions counselor. We invite you to view the schedule and register or take a virtual tour of campus.

Nursing Information Meeting

Virtual sessions for the Part Time (PT) and Second Degree Option (SDO) tracks, are held monthly from 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (except August and December). Detailed information and a link will be provided when you register.


Academic Grants are awarded to all incoming transfer students based on cumulative GPA. Transfer academic grants are automatically renewed each year for four years (eight semesters, Fall and Winter) and range from $6,000 - $12,000 per year. Students transferring with 24+ credits and a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher may qualify to be invited to compete for either full-tuition scholarship opportunity: Jesuit Founders or Phi Theta Kappa.

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


University of Michigan - Dearborn

University of Michigan - DEARBORNVirtual & Ongoing

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.

Upcoming events:

University of Michigan-Dearborn Transfer Information Session (Virtual)
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Registration required

University of Michigan - Flint

UoM-FLINTVirtual & Ongoing

Looking to become a Wolverine? Meet with one of our knowledgeable transfer advisors to discuss the transfer process and have all your questions answered. To set up an individual appointment, please email Leslee Whetstone at

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.


All students transferring with a 3.0 cumulative GPA will receive a $5,000 transfer scholarship ($2,500 awarded over a two-year period, starting Fall 2021). See more ways the University of Michigan-Flint can support you at Blue For You.



University of Michigan - Flint - School of Management

UoM-FLINTVirtual & Ongoing

If you are interested in transferring for a business degree or learning more about how your OCC credits transfer, schedule a Virtual or Phone Transfer Appointment by selecting "Business Administration" from the drop down box. Craig Gomolka, Business Programs Recruiter,, can review your transcripts and help you develop a transfer plan. You can also explore our business website to learn more about our BBA and BBA online programs.


All students transferring with a 3.0 cumulative GPA will receive a $5,000 transfer scholarship ($2,500 awarded over a two-year period, starting Fall 2021). See more ways the University of Michigan-Flint can support you at Blue For You.


University of Michigan - College of Literature, Science and the Arts

UoM College of Literature, Science and the Arts

From your first steps on your journey to transfer to LSA to the successful completion of your degree, the LSA Transfer Student Center is here to help you.

For prospective transfer students, we can help you navigate the transition by explaining how your credits will transfer, advise you on classes to maximize your transferable credits, connect you to academic departments, and introduce you to all that LSA has to offer.

Join the LSA Student Recruitment Team for our weekly virtual sessions where we will discuss LSA requirements, transfer credit, pre-transfer academic advising, LSA opportunities and other transfer tidbits. Each session includes a Q & A featuring the Transfer Student Ambassadors. For any questions about this session, please email us at

Are you wondering what the real transfer student experience at U-M is like? Looking for advice on the best way to prepare for the academic rigor at U-M? Wondering what the most difficult part is to transferring to LSA? Wondering about the best places to eat, drink, exercise, and relax in Ann Arbor?

The Transfer Student Ambassadors can tell you what it’s really like to transfer to LSA. Read about their experiences in their own words and if you have questions for them about the transfer student experience join them for informal conversations to learn from their experiences, get your questions answered, and pick up some great advice


University of Michigan - College of Pharmacy

UoM College of Pharmacy

The University of Michigan College of Pharmacy offers a variety of opportunities for prospective students to learn more about the Bachelors of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences and PharmD programs and the requirements for admission. Upcoming events.


University of Michigan - Ross School of Business

University of Michigan - Ross School of BusinessVirtual & Ongoing

The University of Michigan Ross School of Business will be hosting an information sessions for prospective transfer students. Please check this page for dates and times. Additionally, prospective transfer students can check on course transferability here with regards to the Michigan Transfer Agreement.


University of Michigan - School of Information

University of Michigan - School of InformationVirtual & Ongoing

The University of Michigan School of Information offers monthly information sessions for prospective students. These sessions cover a variety of topics, including the overall Bachelor of Science in Information (BSI) program and the admissions process. Learn more about our events and how to connect with us.

University of Michigan School of Information (UMSI) Summer Institute  - We love community college transfer students at the University of Michigan School of Information (UMSI), and we want to make sure we don’t miss out on the opportunity to get to know you and share resources with you in fun, engaging ways, including information on what UMSI has to offer. Sometimes it can be hard to envision what it would be like to earn your four-year degree on U-M’s amazing campus. This program is your opportunity to experience it firsthand! Before the Institute, you will join a virtual orientation to get acquainted with the CCSI staff, meet your team members, and get a preview of what to expect. During the institute, you will have a variety of activities and content to choose from. You’ll earn points for in-person activities and engaging with our hybrid material! Don’t forget your stipend! For more information, register for a virtual information session.


University of Michigan - School of Kinesiology

University of Michigan - School of KinesiologyVirtual & Ongoing

The University of Michigan School of Kinesiology offers prospective transfer students virtual information sessions including alumni panels, faculty mini lectures and more. To view upcoming events and to register visit: UM Kinesiology Prospective Student Info Sessions.


University of Michigan - School of Nursing

UoM - School of NursingVirtual & Ongoing

The University of Michigan School of Nursing offers a transfer process for students to join us the second year of our four year Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) program.

Transfer students will transfer in at the sophomore level, and complete three full years at the School of Nursing. We offer prospective students virtual advising appointments as well as monthly information sessions. Information sessions include an overview of our program, discussing curriculum and clinical, reviewing the application process and discussing how to make yourself a competitive applicant. View upcoming events and to register.

For help reviewing transferrable coursework, please visit our Sophomore Transfer Credit Policy Page for tools to help you.


University of Michigan - School of Public Health

UoM - School of Public HealthVirtual & Ongoing

The University of Michigan School of Public Health offers monthly information sessions for prospective students to learn more about the Michigan Public Health undergraduate program and requirements for admission. These 30-minute interactive presentations are held virtually and will be followed by time for questions and discussion. Dates and times vary, register for an upcoming virtual info session.


University of Michigan - Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning

UoM - Taubman College of Architecture and Urban PlanningVirtual & Ongoing

The University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning offers prospective transfer students monthly virtual information sessions. To view upcoming events and to register visit: UM Taubman College Information Sessions.


Walsh College

Walsh CollegeVirtual Admission Events

Walsh accepts up to 82-90 credits from OCC towards your bachelor degree at Walsh!

Admission and transfer appointments - Appointments are available Monday - Friday. Learn about the transfer programs, admission, have your OCC transcript reviewed to receive an on the spot answer of how many credits are transferring, and we will set up a transfer plan for you. Reserve your appointment time

Campus Tours - Visit the Walsh Troy campus! Reserve a camps tour 

Questions? Contact Madison Kulka, Admissions Advisor


Wayne State University

WAYNE STATEVirtual & Ongoing

Virtual Transfer Success Appointments

Schedule a Virtual Transfer Success Appointment with one of our Transfer Student Success Center staff members and explore our website to learn more about the transfer process and upcoming events.

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.

Office of Undergraduate Admissions | Spring/Summer 2022 Virtual Recruitment visits

Join Wayne State University’s Admissions Counselor (Smriti Panda) from the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, for drop-in Zoom meeting or a scheduled virtual appointment.  For quick questions or general information about transferring to Wayne State University, join the zoom meeting (Dates, times and Zoom link provided below). If you are unable to join the Zoom meeting, please feel free to email me at to schedule a virtual appointment.

June 1, 2022 | Zoom Meeting 3 - 5 pm
June 13, 2022 | Zoom Meeting 10am - 12 pm
June 29, 2022 | Zoom Meeting 10 am - 12 pm
July 11, 2022 | Zoom Meeting 10am - 12 pm

Join Zoom Meeting 

Transfer Credit Agreements Guides Available.