The Student Center for Science Engagement (SCSE) offers science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) advising services, including transcript evaluation, for prospective and incoming transfer students with plans to major in one of the following:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Earth Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Psychology

Community College STEM Transfer Advising

SCSE staff coordinate with community college staff to hold in-person and virtual events like one-on-one advising or transfer fairs. Students can schedule individual appointments to discuss the transfer process and STEM major requirements in various formats: in person, over the phone or through video chat. Presentations on these topics or others, such as research opportunities in science and math, are also available for interested student organizations or science departments at area community colleges.

Community College STEM Transfer Guides

STEM Transfer Guides are available with the following community colleges:

  • City Colleges of Chicago
  • College of DuPage
  • College of Lake County
  • Elgin Community College
  • Harper College
  • Morton College
  • Oakton Community College
  • Triton College


Schedule a Transfer Advising Session

To schedule an advising session, for STEM course transfer questions, or to request the creation of STEM Transfer Guides for additional STEM majors or community colleges, please contact Laura J. West at (773) 442-5664 or or visit Calendly.