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Standard 9

Middle States Accreditation

Standard 9: Student Support Services

The institution provides student support services reasonably necessary to enable each student to achieve the institution’s goals for students.

Questions:

1) What mechanisms exist for collaboration between Academic Affairs and Student Affairs to provide a unified and comprehensive approach to civic engagement and personal responsibility?

2) What methods are employed to communicate with students about co-curricular activities, and how effective are they? To ascertain student satisfaction with co-curricular experiences? What are the relationships  between co-curricular programs and student retention?

3) How effective are support services for students from special populations (e.g.-minority students, students with disabilities, first generation, special groups such as athletes) and commuters and graduate students?

4) How has the philosophy of the provision of student services changed as a result of new leadership in the office of the Vice president for Student Affairs?

5) What changes in service delivery are anticipated with the move to a centralized One Stop Shop philosophy after the opening of the Campus Center?