START - STEM Transfer and Research Training

STEM Transfer and Research Training

Welcome To The START Office!

The STEM Transfer and Research Training (START) office at CSUN aspires to provide students with a central location to network with other transfer students, provide resources through workshops, and promote research opportunities. At the START Office, we house the Badge Project, which consists a series of 12 helpful workshops, peer mentorship for new transfer students, and senior mentorship for graduating students!

Learn more about these resources and opportunities by clicking one of the links below. We look forward in working with you to accomplish your goals!

 

APPLY FOR THE BADGE PROJECT HERE

 

Need to borrow a copy of the GRE and/or MCAT prep books?

 

**Available only for Badge students**

 

 Important News & Events

Transfer Student Week Recap 2022

November 2, 2022

two transfer students posing behind a picture frame

Last October 17-21, the Badge Project, the Transfer Student Alliance, and the Office of Student Success hosted National Transfer Student Week both on-campus and virtually. This was CSUN’s second consecutive celebration of the nationwide event. Read more

National Transfer Student Week 2022

Monday, October 17, 2022 - 7:30am to Friday, October 21, 2022 - 8:00pm

Transfer Student Week Flyer

Hi CSUN Community! National Transfer Student Week (October 17-21, 2022) is coming up soon, and we are so excited to celebrate the transfer students we have on campus! The Badge Project, Transfer Student Alliance, and the Office of Student Success have a schedule full of fun events and activities, so don't wait and RSVP today! The fun is doubled when you bring along your fellow classmates and friends to any of the our virtual and in-person events! Read more

Getting Into Research 2022

Friday, September 16, 2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Getting Into Research Flyer

Research programs, centers, and faculty at CSUN will be invited to talk about what research they have available for CSUN students. RSVP to take advantage of this free and exciting event! Read more

Transfer Recognition Ceremony

Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Transfer Recognition Ceremony flyer

Congratulations for completing another year at Badge Project! You and your family/friends are invited to join us for a night of recognition. Read more

Transfer Town Hall Recap

March 25, 2022

Transfer Hall Event Flyer

Last February 25, the Badge Project and the Transfer Student Alliance (TSA) hosted the Transfer Town Hall: Creating a Transfer Receptive Culture at CSUN. With over a hundred guests in attendance, this event marked CSUN’s first ever town hall relating to the transfer experience. Read more

Transfer Town Hall: Creating a Transfer Receptive Culture at CSUN

Friday, February 25, 2022 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Transfer Hall Event Flyer

In order to create an opening and welcoming space for students, faculty, and staff to engage in dialogue about transfer student experiences and actions to take to better serve this diverse and unique student population. the Badge Project and the Transfer Student Alliance are hosting Transfer Town Hall: Creating a Transfer Receptive Culture at CSUN.
Read more

 

Events

Literature Review Workshop

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm

Literature Review Workshop

Join our Literature Review workshop and discover the skills to find scholarly articles and annotate them effectively for your research projects and academic papers! Read more

Literature Review Workshop

Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm

Literature Review Workshop

Join our Literature Review workshop and discover the skills to find scholarly articles and annotate them effectively for your research projects and academic papers! Read more

Literature Review Workshop

Thursday, March 7, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Literature Review Workshop

Join our Literature Review workshop and discover the skills to find scholarly articles and annotate them effectively for your research projects and academic papers! Read more

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