MUSCLE SHOALS & PHIL CAMPBELL, ALA. — Northwest-Shoals Community College’s (NW-SCC) Student Support Services (SSS) will provide a Virtual University Transfer Day on Thursday, February 4, 2021, for NW-SCC students interested in 10 partnering universities. 

Students should sign-up prior to the Virtual University Transfer Day on Thursday, February 4, 2021, at

According to NW-SCC Student Support Services Director, Beth Brewer, SSS would traditionally host a transfer panel to provide students with valuable insights on what college life will be like at a university setting. However, the program is having to handle events slightly different due to the pandemic. 

Virtual University Transfer Day provides current NW-SCC students with an opportunity to view customized videos from 10 universities. Universities participating include: 

  • Athens State University 
  • Faulkner University 
  • Troy University 
  • University of Alabama 
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham 
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville 
  • University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) 
  • University of North Alabama 
  • University of South Alabama 
  • University of West Alabama 

“This is a great opportunity to show our students what life is like on different university campuses,” said Brewer. “Many of our students are having to prepare for a big transition to universities at a very difficult time. We want our students to be successful, and we feel like offering them resources such as Virtual University Transfer Day will help.”