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Effective Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 8pm, administrative and academic offices will operate virtually. Limited essential personnel will work on site to support remote learning, technology and provide necessary security and maintenance. Online instruction will continue remotely on Monday, March 23, 2020 until the end of the spring semester.
"To encourage and assist students who are traditionally under-represented (first generation, low income) in postsecondary education as well as provide qualified students with disabilities with appropriate academic accommodations and support needed to ensure equal access, in the preparation for, entry to, and completion of a post-secondary degree." We strive to provide opportunities for academic development with the aim of increasing the retention and graduation rates of our students.
Student Support Services…
Pairs all registered students with an education specialist who will guide and work with them for the duration of their academic career
Ensures that all students receive academic tutoring and instruction in areas such reading, writing, mathematics, science, among other subjects
Monitors academic progress of students through evaluations from professors
Identifies current and potential needs or problem areas, devise and implement interventions and make appropriate referrals to on/off campus offices and agencies
Acts as a liaison for students with disabilities with campus faculty, staff, and off campus agencies
Loans technological (IPAD, IPOD, Laptops, Audio Recorder) and classroom equipment/materials (Audio Books, Text Books, Electronic Dictionary) to students with an expressed financial and academic need
Offers advice and assistance in course selection
Assists students in understanding and completing financial aid applications with the goal of improving financial and economic literacy
Provides personal, academic and career counseling services
Aids students in applying for admission to graduate and professional programs