ACADEMIC ADVISING MISSION STATEMENT:
To empower students in the development of meaningful educational plans that are consistent with their academic, personal and professional goals through direct service to the student and collaboration with faculty and other campus resources. Student success is paramount at the University of Saint Katherine. Academic Advising serves First Year and undeclared students and is here to support academic success through programs and resources tailored to student needs through graduation. In the Academic Advising Center we help you choose a major, discover learning opportunities on and off-campus, investigate pre-professional programs as well as plan a course of study to meet your educational goals. Take advantage of our services; we want to make your time at the University of Saint Katherine is a wonderful experience.
CAREER SERVICES MISSION STATEMENT:
Provides centralized, comprehensive and coordinated career development, experiential learning and employer relations programs and services by offering integrated programs and services that effectively help students:
• Participate in the career development process
• Integrate their academic studies to their work and to the community
• Develop personal, academic and work competencies
• Make effective career and related academic decisions
• Acquire career-related experience
• Gain professional employment • plan for graduate or professional school
OTHER SERVICES OFFERED:
Individual Appointments: Students can meet with professional staff (who are brought in once or twice a year), and are provided with individual attention to help explore career and major options, job searching strategies and graduate school.
Mock Interviews: Practice and improve oral communication skills when interviewing for internships, full-time employment and graduate school by participating in an in-person, phone or video mock interview.
Professional Skill Development Workshops: Presentations and workshops are designed to help students reach their next career-related destination. Topics include: resume and cover letter development, interviewing techniques, internship/job search strategies, graduate school, how to work a job fair and more!
Mission Statement: Promotes retention, graduation and transfer of all students through the delivery of targeted services to empower personal, academic, and professional growth.
Tutoring: University-sponsored one–to–one in many subjects including English, math, business, and science. Sign–up appointments available as well as walk-ins.
Study Hall: Study hall is available to all Firebirds from 10:00am-4:00pm, Monday-Thursday and 10:00am- 2:00pm on Friday.
STUDENT LIFE CENTER:
Mission Statement: The Student Life Division complements the University’s academic goals by engaging students through an integrated program of services and educationally purposeful learning experiences designed to enhance holistic growth and personal development.
• Orthodox Christian Fellowship
• Fellowship of Christian Athletes
• Student Senate
• Community Service Opportunities
• Campus-wide activities
Through the Student Life Center, opportunities are presented to students to explore and go deeper in their faith, service to the community, and with each other. There are two fellowships on campus, which meet regularly with students, coaches, and staff. There are also recreational activities, and opportunities to serve the community around us. Each month a school calendar is made by the Dean of Students, and all activities the University orchestrates as well as local events are listed.