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Student Support/Services - Graduate

 

Important Links

 

 

 

Catalogs and Schedules

http://southernct.edu/academics/course-catalog.html

View current and previous academic catalogs, view current and future course schedules and availability.

 

Distance Education Library Support Services

http://libguides.southernct.edu/distance

A guide to Buley Library's services and support for online teaching and learning, plus links to selected resources for online research

 

Registration for Current Students

https://www2.southernct.edu/offices/registrar/how-to-register.html

Current students may complete registration and bill payment following these step-by-step instructions.


 

Tuition & Fees

https://www2.southernct.edu/studentaccounts/tuitionfees.html

This listing is intended to help estimate the costs of attending Southern and students are responsible for any fee increase that the Board of Regents authorizes up to the first day of classes.

 

Helpful Links

Disability Resource Center

http://southernct.edu/student-life/support/drc/index.html

(Student Disability Services)
(203) 392-6828

The mission of the Disability Resource Center (DRC) is to ensure educational equity for students with disabilities. We provide assistance and information on issues of access to ensure the full participation of students with disabilities at Southern. 

 

Financial Aid Office

http://www2.southernct.edu/financialaid/index.html
(203) 392-5222

Financial Aid Office will assist you with applying for and understanding Financial Aid Basics…. Grants, Loans and College Work-Study

 

Registrar's Office

http://southernct.edu/offices/registrar/index.html

(Add-Drop Classes; Check Registration Status)
(203) 392-5301

The Registrar's Office is responsible for maintaining the accuracy of student records.  Services provided by the Registrar's Office include registration services, graduation services, transcript requests, enrollment and degree verifications, classroom scheduling, grade processing, and applications for in-state residency.

 

Student Accounts Office

https://www2.southernct.edu/studentaccounts/

(Student Accounts Office)(Tuition and Fees; Pay Your Bill)
(203) 392-6140

Student Accounts Office enable and assist students in meeting their financial obligations by issuing accurate bill statements, ensuring the timely posting of payments, and providing efficient student account services.

 

University Card Office

http://hootloot.southernct.edu/
(Student ID/Hoot Loot card)
(203) 392-7077

Southern Connecticut State University's Card Office is your Hoot Loot headquarters. The SCSU Hoot Loot ID card is the official multi-purpose identification card for all University students, faculty and staff. Use the menu to the left to navigate our site and learn more about the Hoot Loot ID card, its benefits and features.

 

Quick Links

 

Information Technology 

Here you can find links for many popular technology services offered by Information Technology.

 

Blackboard Learn, MySCSU Student Portal, Password Reset

https://login.southernct.edu

Through this link you can access your classes online with Blackboard Learn, pay your school bills, see your student records, add money to your hoot loot card, view holds on your account, and take surveys through MySCSU’s Student Portal and BannerWeb, and reset your password here under Password Reset.


 

SCSU Helpdesk and User Services Team

https://www2.southernct.edu/about/technology/service_catalog.html; 203-392-5123

Assistance with online access to classes, email, and printing. The User Services Team provides direct end-user support to the SCSU Campus. IT Technicians are stationed on the first floor of Buley Library. This one-stop IT support hub is available to all members and affiliates of the university.


 

 

Frequently Used

 

Directories

http://southernct.edu/search/directories/

Directories by name of faculty and staff; or by department and school

 

Food Services

https://www2.southernct.edu/food-services/

Information about the hours, locations, items available, and meal plan fees for all food services located on SCSU’s campus, including the Connecticut Dining Hall, Dunkin Donuts, Chicken Grill, Freshen’s Mondo’s Subs and 2Mato, the Bagel Wagon, North Campus Market, the Davis Hall Kiosk, and the Buley Library Café.


 

OwlConnect (Involvement)

https://owlconnect.southernct.edu/

Access here to find out what is happening on campus. Find organizations, attend events, and track involvement.


 

Shuttle Bus Services

http://southernct.edu/student-life/safety/shuttle-services/index.html

The Southern Connecticut Shuttle Service is a cooperative safety-oriented transportation service, offered to the SCSU community through the University Police Department. The SCSU Shuttle system operates on a fixed route schedule, providing safe, convenient, and reliable transportation throughout the campus and surrounding community.

 

Academic Services

 

Academic Success Center

http://southernct.edu/asc/

The Academic Success Center’s aim is to assist students to become more independent and self-motivated learners, to master course material, and to develop and apply effective study strategies.  This center serves the entire student body by helping students prepare, advance, and excel. It will provide an environment that is personal, caring, accessible, and friendly where students can make it their home for academic support.

 

Bookstore

http://southern-ct.bncollege.com

The bookstore is where you can purchase textbooks, apparel, gifts & accessories, supplies & electronics, special offers, and collections.

 

Career and Professional Development

 https://inside.southernct.edu/careers

The Office of Career and Professional Development is here to help you define and enact your vision of career success. We offer a comprehensive array of services both in-person and online, delivered by a friendly and knowledgeable staff. Each student receives a customized experience by working with the staff to address individual needs. Whether you are meeting with a staff member or visiting us on our website, the OCPD team is available to assist you with all aspects of your career journey.


 

Financial Advising

http://southernct.edu/financial-advising/

This department works collaboratively with various cross-divisional staff to design, implement, and assess financial literacy programs and financial planning services for prospective and current students.  Through advising, outreach and on-campus programming, I raise awareness about financial literacy, student aid programs, scholarships, career paths, and financial obligations.  I create individual financial plans aligned with student academic plans culminating in timely degree completion.  

 

Buley Library

http://libguides.southernct.edu/home

View the library’s hours, search through databases, access the library’s online catalog, and utilize all library services.


 

Registrar

http://southernct.edu/offices/registrar/

Services provided by the Registrar's Office include registration services, transcript requests, enrollment and degree verifications, applications for in-state residency, changes to enrollment status, degree audit, awards, and diploma services, academic polices and procedures, and transfer credit approvals for continuing students.

 

 

Resources

 

Distance Education Library Support Services

http://libguides.southernct.edu/distance

A guide to Buley Library's services and support for online teaching and learning, plus links to selected resources for online research

 

ILSjobs

https://lists.southernct.edu/mailman/listinfo/ilsjobs

Listing for ILS jobs

 

Immunization Requirements

http://www2.southernct.edu/academics/graduate/graduate-admissions/immunization.html

Documentation of immunization must be submitted to the Granoff Student Health Center prior to registration.

 

Scsu_Scala

https://lists.southernct.edu/mailman/listinfo/scsu_scala

Listing of Information for Library Science Students

 

Sexual Misconduct

http://southernct.edu/sexual-misconduct/

Sexual harassment and sexual violence (sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and sexual exploitation) are not acceptable behaviors in our community and are violations of the law, University policies and Student Code of Conduct. The University is committed to providing prevention education and support services to our survivors and holding perpetrators accountable.

 

Student Handbook

http://southernct.edu/student-life/office-of-student-affairs/student-handbook.html

Read the current Student Handbook 

 

 

Current Students

 

Graduate Commencement Information

Use the links below to access information about special events, academic standards and policies, and other campus resources.

 

Frequently Asked Questions on the Continuous Enrollment Policy

 

The links below may be of further interest to Graduate students:

 

*right click (attached files) and save link as before filling out forms electronically. 

 

Leave of Absence

https://www2.southernct.edu/academics/graduate/currentstudents/LeaveofAbsence.html

Students who need to take time off from their studies, with the intention of returning, must submit a Leave of Absence form to the Registrar’s Office and are strongly encouraged to meet with their faculty advisor to discuss plans for degree completion. Students may take a leave of absence for up to two consecutive semesters (12 months) without the need to reapply for admission when they return.

 

Forms

https://www2.southernct.edu/offices/registrar/forms.html

Forms found here include Leave of Absense forms, Change of Major/Minor, Grade Appeal Form, Late Add/Drop Appeal, Enrollment Verification, Selection of Degree Program, Transfer Credit Request (Undergraduate and Graduate), etc.

 

Online Graduate Application

http://www2.southernct.edu/gradadmissions/graduate-application.html

Use this link to access the Graduate Admissions Portal where you apply for graduation. View Frequently Asked Questions and consult the Graduate Catalog using this link as well.

 

Funding Sources

http://www2.southernct.edu/academics/graduate/research/fundingsources/

View funding sources at this link including grants, fellowships, and scholarships, loans, financial aid, and financial advising.

 

Graduate Capstone Experiences

http://southernct.edu/academics/graduate/gradcapstoneexperiences.html

Southern’s graduate students and faculty collaborate on a host of vital research projects, from student theses and Graduate Fellowships to specialized research in a faculty member’s area of expertise.


 

 

Last updated: April 22, 2019