Transfer Assistants

Transfer Assistants (TAs) are dedicated student leaders who serve as mentors and a resource to incoming transfer students. Transfer Assistants work with the Department of Orientation and Commuter Student Involvement to plan, promote, and implement initiatives specifically focused on transfer students. The purpose of Transfer Assistant initiatives are to aid incoming transfers in their transition to the University of Miami.

Transfer Assistant 2018-2019 Staff Mission Statement

We the Transfer Assistants of 2018-2019 aspire to integrate incoming transfer students into the Cane family. Our aim is to guide these students in their transition to UM by:

  • Actively engaging students in campus life events
  • Supporting students through any challenges they may face by providing mentorship
  • Providing students with the knowledge of on-campus resources to encourage success