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Office of Student Equity

About the Program

 Goals of the program include:

  • Assisting students in developing an identity and a relationship with the institution, peers, staff, and community;
  • Providing information concerning academic policies, procedures and programs to enable students to make reasoned and well-informed choices;
  • Providing qualified advising and mentoring;
  • Promoting an awareness of non-classroom opportunities;
  • Creating an atmosphere that promotes positive attitudes and an environment for learning
  • Improving the retention rate of new students;
  • Assisting students to identify costs of attending the institution, in terms of both dollars and personal commitment;
  • Providing appropriate information on personal safety and security.
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