Meet the transfer team

Our team of transfer specialists is here to make your transition to BGSU as seamless as possible. 

We can help you:

  • Find programs and majors
  • Select courses at your current institution that will help fulfill BGSU requirements 
  • Learn more about the transfer process and what credits will transfer

Schedule an appointment with your transfer specialist


Jessica Patton Hoffman

  • Position: Transfer Specialist
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
  • Phone: 419-372-7790
  • Email:

Ohio Territory: Northeast Ohio, including Cuyahoga, Lakeland and Lorain County, North Central State and Stark State community colleges

Michigan Territory: Monroe and Lenawee counties

Schedule a meeting with Jessica


Zach Schmidt

  • Position: Coordinator of Transfer Admissions
  • Pronouns: He/Him/His
  • Phone: 419-372-7795
  • Email:

Ohio Territory: Northwest, Central and Southern Ohio - including Owens, Northwest State, Edison and Columbus State community colleges

Zach is the transfer specialist for all out-of-state students except for Monroe/Lenawee counties. 

Schedule a meeting with Zach

Updated: 04/08/2024 10:02AM