Connect with Us

Transfer Admissions and Engagement is located in the John Thomas Building in Suite 130. We are open 8am-5pm Monday-Friday. Please feel free to contact us at 828.262.7877 or by email at transfer@appstate.edu.

Transfer Recruitment & Pre-Transfer Advising

Assists future transfer students (both interested in main campus or App State Online) through the application process, advises on classes to take at their current institutions, and works closely with our community college partners. Find your assigned counselor.

Involvement & Retention

Helps students who have been admitted prepare, transition, and become involved while also connecting students to academic and personal support services to ensure their success at Appalachian.

App State Online

Supports students who are pursuing a degree through our App State Online programs (online, hybrid, or off-site) with advising, involvement, and retention resources.

Credit Evaluation

Evaluation of credit for all students transferring in credit from another institution, military, international, or AP/IB/CLEP/Cambridge exams.

Administration

Oversee and support Transfer Admissions and Engagement.

Transfer Recruitment & Pre-Transfer Advising

Name Contact

Trevor Bruffy

Transfer Advising Specialist

Jayne Dowdy

Associate Director of Transfer & Military Recruitment

Pressley Laton

Pressley Laton

Associate Director of Transfer Recruitment

Karen Laws

Karen Laws

Transfer Recruitment Specialist

Kim Morton

Director of Transfer Recruitment and Retention

Sam Shireman

Sam Shireman

Transfer Recruitment Specialist

Buffy Sisk

Buffy Sisk

Associate Director of Transfer Recruitment

Beth Watts

Associate Director of Transfer Advising

Involvement & Retention

Name Contact

Matt Huntanar

Associate Director of Transfer Transition and Engagement

Christy Lewis

Transfer Transition & Engagement Specialist

App State Online

Name Contact

Ashton Craven

Program Assistant, App State Online

Lisa Houser

Associate Director, App State Online

Sara Speed

Associate Director, App State Online

Credit Evaluation

Name Contact

Selena Dollar

Assistant Director of Credit Evaluation

Jenna Reed

Transfer Credit Evaluator

Nate Weigl

Director of Operations

Administration

Name Contact

Jim Weeks

Office Assistant

Andrea Winkler

Administrative Assistant

Jeni Wyatt

Senior Director