UC Davis Transfer

General cohort information

  • Program cohort members will participate in scheduled connection meetings, group outings, social activities, speakers, and workshops providing opportunities to engage in peer-to-peer learning, community building, and career exploration.
  • Cohort members are eligible for scholarly awards a maximum of two academic years as a full-time student as funding allows. Students who plan to enroll part-time for any quarter other than the one quarter during their final year in which they are allowed, by UC Davis, to attend part-time, need to consult with the Cohort/Program Advisor.
  • Students must maintain an overall 3.0 GPA
  • Meet with Cohort/Program Advisor at least once a quarter

1st Year Expectations

  • As a first year AvenueE cohort member, you will kick off your UC Davis experience by participating in the Transfer Bridge Program
  • Following your attendance at Transfer Bridge, your AvenueE participation will continue throughout the academic year and actively participate in weekly connection meetings
  • Participate in additional events, workshops, industry/lab tours, student panels and more, as available
  • Provide constructive feedback to help enhance the AvenueE program for current and future program participants
  • Maintain good academic standing as determined by the College of Engineering
  • Maintain regular contact with your industry/faculty mentor to be assigned in the fall quarter.
  • Utilize academic support services such as tutoring, leveraging peer mentors, resource sharing and targeted academic advising.


2nd Year Expectations

As a second year AvenueE cohort member, you will be expected to continue your involvement in the program in the following ways:

  • Participate in the AvenueE Reboot Program, a 1-day intensive workshop, scheduled for September 22, 2020.
  • Attend monthly cohort meetings
  • Students should also participate in at least two of the following during the academic year:
    • Work on a research project and present findings at the Undergraduate Research Conference or Senior Design Showcase, and to the new cohort
    • Complete an internship or work experience in a related position to your major and report on duties and lessons learned to the cohort
    • Sign-up to be a peer mentor for an incoming transfer student. Peer mentors should connect at least 2 times per quarter with their mentees
    • Submit a special project proposal relevant to AvenueE program goals to be discussed with and approved by the cohort/program advisor