Beginner's Guide to Gathering Transfer Student Data on Your Campus

Knowing who your transfer students are is essential to advocating for their needs and increasing their visibility to others on campus.



The NISTS Beginner's Guide to Gathering Transfer Data is written for practitioners who are ready to learn more about the transfer students on their campus. It includes an overview of the general steps involved and defines the demographics and other key transfer data points you should investigate.

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Bonus Tool


If transfer student data is already readily available on your campus, then we encourage you to check out our Transfer Student Data Template, which is a tool designed for institutions to get a holistic picture of transfer student data and trends over time. The populated template will provide baseline data about transfer students and, over time, a picture of transfer students’ progress at the institution.



NISTS Transfer Student Data Template

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Components of the Transfer Student Data Template

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Guiding Principles of the Transfer Student Data Template

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Video Tutorial for using the Transfer Student Data Template