The World of Transfer Success is an incredible opportunity for you to live with and meet other transfer students while discovering together how to become a successful student at the University. This community is open to students of all majors who share a passion for learning more about the University at Albany and how to become involved on campus. 

Click here to view the World of Transfer Success Brochure!!

As a member of the World of Transfer Success, you will live with other incoming transfer students who share your interest in learning more about how to become an engaged and successful student at the University at Albany.



World of Transfer Success community members will have unique opportunities and experiences to get involved at UAlbany and connected to the UAlbany community. These include:

  •  Gathering for meals with your group, and weekly meetings/activities with the Transfer Transition  Leader  
  •  Access to resources that will support your academic success  
  •  Participating in events with other Living Learning Communities  
  •  Performing community service with your community  
  •  Becoming a vital and engaged member of the University at Albany community 



As a member of an L-LC you will have a built in community of friends and colleagues right from the start!

Friends: Study and socialize with fellow L-LC members. Tackle courses with your friends by forming study groups where you live!

Transfer Transition Leaders: Learn the ropes from an undergraduate peer mentor who also transferred into UAlbany. Transfer Transition Leaders are highly motivated students who have successfully transitioned to UAlbany. They are terrific academic and social resources. If you are an active member within your L-LC and want to help future transfer students, you could become a Transfer Transition Leader for the World of Transfer Success after your first semester!

Lead Staff Member:  Darlene Poirier, Transfer Coordinator;

John Donoghue, Academic Advisor for Advisement Services

World Representatives: Leadership opportunities abound in the L-LCs! Earn a spot as a World Representative by being a leader in your L-LC! World Representatives are elected by the L-LC to represent the group at meetings throughout the academic year.