University Representatives

University Representatives in the
Program Advising Center
Fall 2023



Converse University2nd Wednesday of every month 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. & Google Meet Meetings — 4th Wednesday of every month 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Google Meeting Link or dial (240) 623-1731
ETSU2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Mars Hill3rd Wednesday of every month, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Southern New Hampshire University3rd Thursday of every month via Zoom, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Zoom Meeting Link
UNCA1st and 3rd Wednesday every month from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Warren Wilson4th Monday of every month from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Western Carolina
Available by appointment in Bailey 093 (828) 227-3750


University Representatives are back in the Program Advising Center! You can find information on how to connect with them below.

Contact: Avery Pitts, Assistant Director of Transfer Recruitment

Schedule an appointment with a Transfer Advisor: Join us for a Transfer One-on-One Counselor Chat!

Additional transfer student information and resources can be found in Transfer Admissions and Engagement.

A list of Appalachian's academic programs and detailed program information can be found in Academic Programs.

Apply as a transfer student at Appalachian State University Admissions

Zach Thompson, MA
Assistant Director of Transfer Recruitment and Outreach
East Tennessee State University

Additional information can be found at ETSU's Transfer Connect.

If you want to know how your credits will transfer to ETSU, visit their Transfer Equivalency page.

Meet with ETSU!

Representatives are available on the second and fourth Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Program Advising Center (Elm 200).

Want to schedule a meeting with a transfer counselor?

For more information on our online programs or main campus transfer, you can view the Lees-McRae College transfer brochure.

To apply and find out more information about our campus nestled in the Blue Ridge or specific academic information please visit, Lees-McRae College Transfer Brochure or call (828) 898-5241.

Morgan Logan, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admission

Bear Bound Partnership & Co-Admission Program: Bear Bound | Lenoir-Rhyne University (

Apply to LR: Apply | Lenoir-Rhyne University (

Transfer Student Information: Transfer Students | Lenoir-Rhyne University (

Visit Campus: Visit | Lenoir-Rhyne University (

We would love for you to join the Mars Hill Community and experience the Mountain Lion Family! To learn more visit us at Mars Hill University.

Carolyn Kuzell, Associate Director of Admissions and Adult & Graduate Studies Admissions Counselor

Meet with Mars Hill!

A representative from our Traditional, Adult, and Graduate populations is available in the Program Advising Center on Wednesday, Nov.17, and Dec. 1, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Please call (828) 689-1206, for an appointment, or just drop by.

NC State’s Transfer Admissions Website

Register for a transfer information session: Transfer Visits

Schedule a virtual one-on-one appointment: Virtual Appointments

Virtual campus tour: Visit NC State University

NC State is currently accepting 50 Transfer Students annually as recipients of the Goodnight Scholars Program. This scholarship is specifically for students studying STEM or STEM Education disciplines.

Explore popular programs or choose from 200+ affordable and accredited Fully Online Associate, Bachelor's, and Master's degrees.

Stephen Mann, Regional Director, University Partnerships

A-B Tech has partnered with Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) to offer A-B Tech graduates special opportunities to pursue further education at SNHU in five-degree areas.

Jen Tobias
Transfer Admission Specialist

Please contact Jen using the information above for application questions and general transfer information. They can also connect you directly with faculty members in specific departments at UNCA. It's never too early to reach out!

Do you already know that transferring to UNCA is the path for you? UNC Asheville and A-B Tech are proud to sponsor the Bulldog Trailblazer Promise: A Direct Entry Program. Apply to the program at Bulldog Trailblazer Promise Information Form. You may also qualify for specific A-B Tech/UNCA scholarships which are designated for students on that transfer path. Find out more about A-B Tech/UNC Asheville Scholarships.

For more information about the Bulldog Trailblazer Promise, schedule an appointment with the UNCA representative or contact

Meet with UNCA!

  • Tuesdays, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Drop-in Zoom Hours
  • Thursdays 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Campus in the PAC! (ELM 200)

Erin Goodpaster, Assistant Director for Community Outreach and Admissions

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Contact Megan Lee, Transfer Admissions Counselor

Virtual Drop-In Hours:

  • Students can simply drop into our Virtual Lobby for a one-on-one meeting with an admissions counselor M - F from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Weekly LIVE Virtual Transfer Information Sessions/Virtual Visits: Visit Experiences

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. (Registration instructions for each live session can be accessed at the page linked above).
  • Includes a 60-minute session with an admissions presentation specific to transfer students, followed by a student-led campus "walking" tour, ending with questions via the Q & A feature. The tour concludes with an optional housing tour.

Taylor Holland, Associate Director of Transfer Recruitment

Andrea Garrido Lecca, Transfer Student Success Coordinator

Contact Ira Pace, Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions

Transfer Resources

  • Meet one-on-one with your transfer advisor and the academic major of your choice.
    USC Upstate Transfer Students
  • Request a degree evaluation any time! Transcript Evaluation
  • Completed an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science? The Comprehensive Transfer automatically blocks transfers to all of your general education courses. Some exclusions are based on major.

Scholarship Opportunities for Transfer Students:

  • Awards $11000 for the year and in-state tuition rates to new transfer students who have a 3.25 minimum GPA and a minimum of 60 credit hours

Warren Wilson is a small, liberal arts college in Asheville, grounded in social responsibility, where hard work and community are more than just words. We are proud to offer two free tuition programs to eligible students.

Visit Transfer Students to learn more about WWC and our transfer process!

Transfer Admission Counselor

Dani Hammond

Meet with Warren Wilson!

The transfer admission counselor is available in the Program Advising Center on the third Monday of each month from 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. or by appointment.

Experience what life is like as a Warren Wilson College student. Learn more about our unique Experiential Learning model, on-campus Work Program, Community Engagement, Academic Programs, Financial Aid, and our personal and holistic approach to advising through our Center for Integrated Advising and Careers. You'll have a chance to talk with current students, too!

Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions

Admissions Office – Western Carolina University Admissions

Beth Owenby, Regional Assistant Director

Transfer Tuesdays with WCU!

Virtual Transfer Information Sessions are hosted weekly via Zoom alternating from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Register for a session at Virtual Transfer Fairs

For more information go to Advising Center’s Transfer Student page

You can also contact the Transfer Advising Office at WCU at

The Wingate University Adult Bachelor of Liberal Studies Degree Completion Program (BLS) is launching the BLS Advantage. The limited-time BLS Advantage offers fixed tuition 40% below our average cost and a clear pathway for working adult students to complete a bachelor’s degree within six semesters.

The target population for this advantage is the following:

  • Alumni of your Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree programs AND current students who are within a few courses of completing one of these degrees
  • Adult students who are at least 23 years of age or older
  • Current students and alumni who are ready to start at Wingate in time for Summer Session I (May 25, 2021) or Fall Session I (August 18, 2021)

Eligible candidates who are accepted into the program receive locked-in TOTAL tuition of $15,000 to complete their bachelor’s degree within six semesters.

Our Adult Bachelor's Degree Application process is free, and we are on standby to answer any questions you or your students may have. See our Wingate University Adult Bachelor's Degree Completion Advantage Program flyer for more details.

Morgan Black