Student Support #9
9. (51) Student support services are provided for outside the classroom such as academic advising, financial assistance, peer support, etc.
Not Observed Insufficient Moderate Use Meets Criterion Completely
Each student has an academic advisor and is automatically joined to the advising site in Canvas.
The Online Student Advisor answers student questions and provides information via the advising site in Canvas.
Students also have access to the Graduate Advisor who oversees the advising process.
We have a full time Student Services Coordinator who is the primary point of contact for administrative questions and procedures.
Financial Aid, Scholarships, Assistantships (typically 20 paid assistantships a semester)
All students are required to take the one unit Libr 203 class on tools and strategies for success in online learning. They work with both faculty and student peer mentors in that class.
iSchool Student Professional associations provide peer support and a variety of events
iSchool Connext (student and alumni association) provides peer support and a variety of events.