Career Accelerator for Transfer Students

Are you a new transfer student eager to make the best use of your time at UW? Do you wonder how you’ll turn your UW degree into a meaningful career? Check out the Career Accelerator for Transfer Students. In this 2-credit class you will hit the ground running. Through career-development tools, individualized projects, hands-on workshops and a supportive community of peers and mentors, this class will better prepare you to adapt to and thrive at the UW as you prepare to enter an ever-changing 21st-century job market.

The format of this class will be primarily ONLINE with flexible on-campus group coaching sessions and hands-on workshops. Instead of in-class lecture you will spend more time building your networks and “story toolkit” which you will put to immediate use in your LinkedIn profile, resumes, cover letter samples, informational and mock interviews, and more.


Autumn quarter 2018

ARTSCI 305–Online Course

2 credits (CR/NC)

This course combines online participation along with 2 in-person coaching sessions and your choice of 3, 50-minute hands-on career workshops offered at variable times throughout the quarter to fit your schedule.


  • Open to incoming autumn 2018 transfer students
  • Registration is limited to 100 students
  • Priority will go to students in the College of Arts & Sciences
  • To request an add code, Register Here 

For more information, email Gretchen Ludwig at

By Caitlin Goldbaum
Caitlin Goldbaum Career Coach Caitlin Goldbaum