University of California, Riverside

Academic Resource Center

Transfer Success Program


is a support program for incoming and matriculated transfer students. In collaboration with campus wide partners, the program connects students to student success services to empower students in their academic, professional, and personal endeavors while assisting students in navigating the university system.

The Transfer Success Zone is a space for transfer students to utilize for studying, holding club meetings, and lounging. The Transfer Success Programs Coordinator host student success seminars and social mixers to help students successfully transition to UCR.



Check out transfer related events that are happening in the Transfer Success Zone and across campus!


Campus Partners

Bourns College of Engineering Transfer Transition Program

Guadalupe Ruiz

Transfer Initiatives & Professional Development Coordinator

College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences (CHASS) Transfer F1rst

Mayra Hernandez


College of Natural & Agricultural Sciences STEM Connections Program

Nhi Tran

S.T.E.M Connections Coordinator

Marissa Carranza

S.T.E.M. Pathway Counselor 

Financial Wellness Program

Monica Martinez-Daniels

Financial Wellness Program Manager, Financial Aid

Graduate School of Education Undergraduate Programs

Liliana Aguayo

Academic Advisor

Health Professions Advising Center (HPAC)

Amber Nicholson

Assistant Director, Health Professions Advising Center, Undergraduate Education

Transportation & Parking Services

Tara Pueschel

Transportation Demand Management Specialist

Residential Life

Roselyn Gardea

Assistant Director for Transitional Experiences

School of Business Administration Transfer Student Mentor Program

Elizabeth Tisdale

Academic Advisor, School of Business Administration

Student Life

Heather Correa

Coordinator for New Student Programs

UCR Undergraduate Admissions

Jessica Verazas

Assistant Director of Transfer Recruitment & Evaluation

Veterans Resource Center

Tami Thacker

Veteran's Coordinator

Sign up on the Remind app to stay up-to-date with the Transfer Success Program!

Two ways to join!

1. Just text @tspw19 to the number 81010. If you have trouble signing up with 81010, you can try texting @tspw19 to (760) 748-0314


2. Follow the instructions on the link:

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Academic Resource Center
Room 156, First Floor 380 Surge Building

Tel: (951) 827-3721
Fax: (951) 827-4543