Office of Student Advocacy and Support

The Office of Student Advocacy and Support Staff serves as a resource in clarifying institutional policies and procedures for students regarding their options.

ABOut our office

The college experience can be stressful and challenging for many students. However, when a difficult situation interferes with a student's personal wellness, we strive to offer assistance. The Office of Student Advocacy and Support in the Dean of Students Office:

  • Helps alleviate unnecessary pressures students face in the attainment of their academic goals
  • Investigates complaints confidentially to achieve equitable resolutions
  • Develops student-centered action plans for personal and academic achievement
  • Addresses questions or concerns about utilizing campus resources
  • Clarifies institutional policies and procedures 

HOW CAN WE HELP?

  • Academic distress
  • CliftonStrengths Coaching 
  • Concerning or unsafe behavior
  • Death or illness of a family member
  • Financial distress
  • Food insecurity
  • Homelessness or loss of housing
  • Hospitalization
  • Identifying campus resources
  • Mental health needs
  • Personal development
  • Relationship distress

Mission

The Office of Student Advocacy & Support seeks to empower student success through collaborating with the campus and surrounding community with students' best interest in mind. We are committed to serving as a visible resource for personal and academic achievement by providing an intentional support structure for students. 

Last Updated: 11/14/19