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Transfer Students

Welcome Transfer Students

The New Student and Family Programs office has designed an Orientation for new students who will be attending Buffalo State and provides programs, events, and information, which create a common experience and promote school spirit by connecting students to each other and fostering learning and development both in and out of the classroom.

Sign up for Transfer Orientation

Transfer Student Orientation Dates

Session Date Time Audience
TR Session 1 (This session is full) Friday, June 22nd 9:00 am Transfer Students
TR Session 2 Monday, July 16th 9:00 am Transfer Students
TR Session 3 Tuesday, August 21st 9:00 am Transfer Students

 

Transfer Student Orientation is a required program for all transfer students attending Buffalo State College.  The orientation session is a 1 day on campus program.  This requirement cannot be waived. 

Costs:

Transfer Students- $100
Transfer Parent/Family- $75 (This is an optional program for parents and guests. If you would like to register for parent/family orientation, please log into banner and sign up under your students' form)

The orientation charge is mandatory and is used to cover the cost of running the New Student and Family Programs office and orientations. This includes the use of facilities, publications, materials, food, and staffing. The orientation charge is NOT on the student bill and will not be taken out of your financial aid. The orientation payment is non-refundable.

Reminder: Your $125 tuition deposit, applied to your tuition bill, is separate from the cost of summer/fall orientation.

Forms of Payment Accepted

Pay by credit/debit card at the time of signing up for orientation.
Pay by check/money order. If you pay by check/money order, please remit payments to "BSCF" or Buffalo Sate College Foundation and mail or bring payment to:

New Student and Family Programs Office
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Campbell Student Union 400
Buffalo, NY 14222

Please include your banner number and full name on all forms of payment. We will not be accepting payments during check-in orientation. The orientation charge is NOT on the student bill and will not be taken out of your financial aid. The orientation payment is non-refundable and if you need to make payment arrangements, please contact our office.
Reminder: Your $125 tuition deposit, applied to your tuition bill, is separate from the cost of summer/fall orientation.

Draft Transfer student Orientation schedule

Step 1
Sign up for Orientation

Please sign up for one of the transfer session dates through your Banner. Students will complete the "Orientation Registration" form. Registration is currently open.

Step 2
Submit Payment

If you would like to pay by credit card and did not do so at the time of signing up, please click on the "Make A Payment" button at the top of the page to submit your online payment. If you want to pay by check or money order, follow the steps outlined in the "Cost" section.

Step 3
Complete the Transfer Pre-Registration Tutorial

The tutorial is available and will serve as a foundation of information that will help in your transition to Buffalo State. Please follow the link for the Transfer Pre-Registration Tutorial. When you have completed the tutorial, you will be emailed your four digit pin number to register for your classes.

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New Student and Family Programs

1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Campbell Student Union 400 •  Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-5336 •  Fax: (716) 878-3821   nsfp@buffalostate.edu