By the Numbers

2,265 groups and workshop appointments attended at Student Counseling Services during the 2019-2020 academic year

SCS provided 2,265 group and workshop appointments serving 382 Students during 2019-2020. We offered 24 weekly groups and workshops throughout the academic year. This represents and increase of 23% in students served. These services offer therapeutic intervention and peer connection opportunities for students.

630 peer mentors working for Learning Communities during the Fall 2020 semester

Peer mentors are integral to the success of Learning Communities (LCs). Peer mentors are upper division students form the major or program associated with their particular LC. They are often involved with co-facilitating seminars, serving as a campus resource for new students, organizing study groups, social events, and out-of-class activities for Learning Community participants. Their experience and guidance is invaluable to our students.

International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) provided $50,000 to International students in need due to the global COVID-19 pandemic

International students do not qualify for funding through the CARES Act. International Students and Scholars Office provided the Office of Student Financial Aide a funding source through their endowment fund to assist international students in need.

4,941 student entries into the Hixson Opportunity Awards Program computer lab and lounge during FY20

Hixson scholars have free computer use, printing, and lounge space available to them 24/7. It is a resource and also a place where community happens. You'll often find students collaborating, studying, and just being together in community.