Welcome to the Transfer Advising Website!
MassBay Community College is committed to assisting students in furthering their education beyond the Associate Degree. Transfer Advising (located in Academic Advising) has great resources to assist students make informed choices regarding their academic plan. Our goal is to make your transition to another institution as smooth as possible.
Please explore our site by clicking the corresponding links to the right.
Student Transfer Guide
All students planning to transfer from MassBay are asked to read the Student Transfer Guide. This booklet will explain all aspects of the transfer process including, selecting a major, comparing / review of academic curriculum, maximizing transfer credit, transfer programs, application questions and most importantly, what to do after receiving an acceptance letter.
To download the Student Transfer Guide, please click here
All students interested in transferring to another school are instructed to attend a transfer workshop early in their academic career at MassBay. During the workshop, students will learn how to ensure they are selecting appropriate courses for transfer, general information about the transfer process and transfer programs, as well as have an opportunity to ask questions directly with a Transfer Counselor.
Students must attend a workshop first, before seeking an individual appointment with a Transfer Counselor.
Forms and Other Resources
Transfer Advising Staff has made the following resources and documents available to MassBay students to assist them with all aspects of the transfer process. It is recommend that all students download and read through these forms before attending a transfer workshop or meeting with a transfer counselor.
10 Tips to Transfer
Official Transcript Requests
Current students can request official transcripts from the Registrar’s office or within PeopleSoft Self-Service.
Transfer Advising Forms
Transfer Advising Publications
Financial Aid Websites
Other Important Websites