This report discusses Teagle's grant to the New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE) in partnership with the independent college associations of three states – Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island – to implement the New England Independent College Transfer Guarantee to assure acceptance at an independent nonprofit four-year institution for students graduating from community colleges with associate degrees in the liberal arts. As a result of the grant's implementation, best practices and policies have emerged to guide the way forward. This report offers recommendations for developing, improving, and streamlining transfer systematically.