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Connecting You with the Nation's Top Transfer-Bound Students

Welcome to PTK Connect, Phi Theta Kappa's online search tool, connecting transfer students with colleges, scholarships, and career opportunities. Nearly 200,000 high-achieving, transfer-bound students across the country are waiting to be discovered.

Connect with Best-Fit Students

Micro-target prospective transfers and access powerful recruitment data.

Promote Your College

Standout in the crowd by enhancing your college’s profile with relevant transfer data.

Get Recognized

Increase your college’s Transfer Friendly Rating and earn recognition through PTK’s Transfer Honor Roll.


Drive students to your college by promoting your transfer scholarships and rewarding PTK members with an exclusive scholarship.

Recruitment Events

Engage with PTK members through meaningful transfer recruitment events.

Connect with Students

Identify ideal recruits through fully customized, self-directed searches and identify recruits who have demonstrated interest in your college. Take a multichannel approach to engage with prospective transfer students. You’ll have access to email, phone and direct mailing addresses to fully engage students across all channels. Subscribe today to receive access for a year to run searches as your recruitment strategy demands.

Promote your College

Build your profile and share information important to your college including helpful information for transfer students, programs, scholarships, pictures and contacts. Opt-In to authorize the National Student Clearinghouse to release transfer data points to Phi Theta Kappa to include in your college’s profile on PTK Connect, calculate your college’s Transfer Friendliness Rating, and consider your college for PTK’s Transfer Honor Roll.

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Get Recognized

Showcase the transfer pathways unique to your college, earn points towards your Transfer Friendliness Rating and get recognized for PTK’s Transfer Honor Roll, celebrating four-year colleges’ efforts to ensure transfer student success.

Create Scholarships

Financing college is a leading concern for transfers. Join nearly 800 colleges who offer PTK Scholarships to increase the desirability of your college and help transfers finance their education. PTK members are the highest-achieving students in the nation. Click here to see exactly why you’ll want to create a scholarship exclusively for PTK members.

Four-year colleges and universities are offered unique opportunities to collaborate with Phi Theta Kappa and support transfer student success. Those institutions are recognized by PTK as Partners in Excellence. Click to learn how your school can open the doors of opportunity for more than 250,000 high-achieving community college students.

Recruitment Events

Recruit 3,500+ students and 500+ chapter advisors at our transfer and advisor fairs or enhance your visibility by sponsoring our annual convention.