Kinesiology Transfer/Change of Major Learning Community


Majors Eligible to Join
All entering transfer students and those who have recently changed their major to Kinesiology and Health or Pre-Athletic Training are automatically enrolled.

Program Description
The purpose of this learning community is to assist new students in making a successful academic, social, and personal transition to Iowa State University and the Department of Kinesiology. Students engaged in this learning community identify as transfer students or students who have recently changed their major into the department. The learning community is affiliated with the orientation course, KIN 253, which students complete during their first semester in the department. This course provides opportunities for career exploration, transfer credit evaluation, building an academic plan and utilizing campus resources. Upperclassmen Peer Mentors actively assist with the course, providing support and guidance to new students as they navigate Iowa State University and the Department of Kinesiology.

Living Options
None

Signing Up
Students will register for Kin 253 their first semester and will be part of the learning community through enrollment in this course.

Contact
Jenny Gibbs, Academic Adviser and Kinesiology Transfer/Change of Major Learning Community Coordinator, jgibbs@iastate.edu, 515-294-3100


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