Academic Advising

UNLV/CSN Transfer Office

The mission of the UNLV/CSN Transfer Office is to expand academic support services by collaborating with students preparing to transfer to UNLV after graduation from CSN. These services include: 1) providing accurate and timely curriculum and policy information, 2) developing partnerships to coordinate resources, activities, and services across CSN and UNLV that enhance and simplify the process, and 3) empowering students to achieve their desired transfer goal and career objectives through the services provided by the office.

The two UNLV/CSN Transfer Office locations are staffed with a UNLV Transition Advisor and an Admissions/Financial Aid Counselor.

Roles of the UNLV Transition Advisors

  • Assist CSN students who intend on transferring to UNLV upon completion of their Associate’s degree: explaining UNLV degree requirements and processes.
  • Work with CSN academic advisors and counselors to ensure students meet requirements by the most direct path of the intended Associate’s Degree from CSN and the intended Bachelor’s Degree from UNLV.
  • Serve as a liaison with UNLV Academic Advising Centers, UNLV Admissions Office, and UNLV Financial Aid Office.
  • Lead UNLV group academic advising sessions.
  • Host UNLV college-specific workshops.
  • Provide global academic support for the smooth transition from CSN to UNLV.

Roles of the UNLV Admissions/Financial Aid Counselors

  • Assist CSN students who intend on transferring to UNLV upon completion of their Associate’s degree: explaining UNLV admissions requirements and the application process.
  • Assist CSN students who intend on transferring to UNLV through financial aid and FAFSA procedures.
  • Provide information on NSHE transfer agreements.
  • Provide on-site collection of documents necessary for matriculation at UNLV.
  • Host UNLV admissions and financial aid workshops.
  • Serve as a liaison with additional UNLV resources for the smooth transition from CSN to UNLV.

Need to meet with a Transition Advisor or Admissions/Financial Aid Counselor at the UNLV/CSN Transfer Office?

Students who are currently enrolled at CSN can schedule an appointment at one of the UNLV/CSN Transfer Office locations:

Prior to making an appointment, CSN students must:

  • Visit their CSN Counselor/Advisor to get a degree audit
  • Have 15+ college credits completed

Please click here to schedule an appointment*.
*When scheduling your appointment, please be sure to select the appropriate staff member associated with the CSN location you will be visiting.

CSN Cheyenne Campus
702-651-4931

CSN Charleston Campus
702-651-7551

Additional Resources for CSN Students Planning to Transfer to UNLV

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