Marshall Transfer Success Program (TSP)


TSP is a 6-week program that helps incoming transfer students maximize their time at USC Marshall and build a community among other transfer students. 

Benefits of Joining

  • Gain access to a community of peers at Marshall that can be a continuous source of support during the program and throughout your time at USC;

  • Receive personalized assistance in regards to academic and career goals from Marshall staff, including Academic Advisors, Career Advisors, and Marshall faculty;

  • Be introduced to university resources early-on;

  • And strengthen key skills needed to succeed as a Marshall student and business professional.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an incoming transfer student at USC Marshall School of Business or Leventhal School of Accounting for spring 2019.

  • Although open to all transfer students, TSP is intended for students who are historically from underrepresented ethnic and cultural backgrounds, or who identify as first generation (first in their family) to go to college.

  • Must complete the online application by Tuesday, December 18th at 11:59pm.

  • If selected to participate in the program, must be available to attend all of the sessions* and events below:

    • Friday, January 4, 3:00-5:00pm, JFF 233: TSP Welcome

    • Tuesday, January 8: Getting Involved

    • Tuesday, January 15: Getting Career Ready

    • Tuesday, January 22: Strategies for Success in Marshall Classes

    • Tuesday, January 29: Career Insights in Business

    • Tuesday, February 5: Navigating Relationships with Faculty

    • Tuesday, February 12: Next Steps

*Please note that sessions will be held on Tuesdays from 5:00pm-6:50pm. Please avoid scheduling classes during this time.

For any questions, please email


The application cycle for the spring 2019 semester is closed. New transfer admits for Fall 2019 should check back in July 2019 to apply.


Meet the Spring 2019 Transfer Ambassadors!


Naomy Villanueva


Year in School: Senior 


Hometown: Whittier, CA


Where did you transfer from? Rio Hondo College 


What are you involved in on campus?  Marshall Undergraduate Programs, Transfer Success Program


Where have you interned? The Knockturnal, Good Fear Film + Management

Yauss Agahi

Yauss Agahi


Year in School: Senior


Hometown: Irvine, CA


Where did you transfer from? Chapman University and Irvine Valley College


What are you involved in on campus? Los Angeles Community Impact, University Student Government, Room to Read


Where have you interned? Ymarketing, Re/Max Omega, Santa Barbara District Attorney's Office

Bar Yakir

Bar Yakir


Year in School: Senior


Hometown: Los Angeles, CA


Where did you transfer from? Santa Monica College


What are you involved in on campus? Trojan Entrepreneurship Network, The Sustainability Project, Career Advantage Program


Where have you interned? Johnson, Foster, Fitzgerald & Darling, LLP and Mutual Securities, Inc.



Questions? Contact Us!

Marshall Transfer Success Program