Are you a transfer student or student-athlete looking for a close-knit and strong community?
What is T.R.I.B.E ?
The Transfer Retention Initiative for Black Engineers is a plan of action aimed at promoting student involvement on campus. Our main goal is to help STEM transfer students and student-athletes tackle the different social, cultural, and educational adjustments following acceptance into Georgia Tech.
Meetings are aimed to be once to twice a month.
How often are TRIBE meetings?
What is TRIBE committee ?
TRIBE committee meets every two weeks with the TRIBE chair to help plan and facilitate events catered towards transfer students and student-athletes.
General Resource for Transfer Students:
What should I do to prepare for transferring into Tech?
Make sure that you are transferring into Tech with the correct amount of credits by using the transfer equivalency table.
Compare this to the overall academic map for your desired program.
Utilize campus resources to for academic help and professional development.
Reach out to current students through LinkedIn or other social media to begin building your network.
our advice: It is seen a lot that transfer students core classes don’t go as “in-depth” as Tech courses do so intently preparing for that would be very beneficial to take these courses seriously so that you are caught up.