Transfer students can enroll in a one-credit hour course called PACE 201 in their first fall semester.  The course provides an introduction to the liberal arts at Emory and academic opportunities, introduces students to the Emory community, helps students understand College curriculum, requirements and policies, and offers strategies for managing time and health.

The PACE 201 course has three overarching goals and learning outcomes:

  1. Proficiency: Help students identify and use Emory University systems and resources.

  2. Self-knowledge: Prompt students to identify personal goals and reflect on their experiences.

  3. Connection and Engagement: Support students by introducing them to resources (people, offices, and programs) and how/when to use them to achieve their goals and to enhance their college experience.

Course Topics Include

  • Transitioning to Emory
  • Campus & Community Involvement
  • Academic Support Resources
  • Spring Pre-Registration Advising
  • Experiential Learning: Undergraduate Research, Study Abroad, Summer Opportunities and Internships
  • Balance and Wellness
  • Personal Identity and Goals