39807 sum orientation2011_sav_freshman_ppt

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39807 sum orientation2011_sav_freshman_ppt

  1. 1. STUDENT SUCCESSAND ADVISING
  2. 2. Adviser Roles• Major exploration • Clarify policies and processes• Planning and selecting courses • Connect students to resources
  3. 3. Understanding your class schedule05-JAN-2011201120Sample, Sami 000800000CRN Subj Crse Sec Cmp Course Title LV Days Time Bldg Room Instructor12345 ENGL 123 08 M Composition UG MW 11 a.m. to Crites 101 Green, K. 1:30 p.m.13579 DRAW 100 22 M Drawing 1: Form UG TR 8-10:30 a.m. Anders 201 Brown, K. and Space15973 DSGN 100 15 M Design I: UG MW 2-4:30 p.m. Wallin 208 White, D. Elements and Organization10094 FSYR 101 P01 M First Year UG M 9-10 a.m. Crites 400 TBA Seminar Campus M = Savannah M/W = Monday and Wednesday Campus A = Atlanta T/R = Tuesday and Thursday Campus O = Online R = Thursday Campus H = Hong Kong
  4. 4. First-year Experience• Strategies for success • College resources• Major exploration • Policies and processes• Early career planning • Course planning and registration
  5. 5. Undergraduate Math RequirementStudents must either:• Take an approved math class • Transfer into an approved math class• Pass the math competency exam (not an option for architecture students)
  6. 6. Drop/Add Week• First five business days • TR: See transfer evaluator to of the quarter change your schedule• UG: See an adviser to change • Classes missed due to schedule your schedule changes count as absences
  7. 7. Attendance Policy• Attendance is expected for every class session• No more than four absences per class
  8. 8. Withdrawal PolicyStudents may withdraw through Withdrawals can affect:the last day of the quarter • Full-time status • Scholarships • Financial aid • SCAD housing • Insurance
  9. 9. MySCAD• MyInfo • Resources• Student workspace • Email
  10. 10. scad.edu/ugadvising• Advising events • Registration policies• Major exploration • Programs of study• Student resources • Course rotations
  11. 11. Your Advising Appointment• Check your email for your appointment time• Students must attend prior to registrationYour adviser will review:• Degree requirements and transfer credit• Course registration and sequencing• Important policies and resources
  12. 12. STUDENT SUCCESSAND ADVISINGContact Information:Bradley Hall Room 231Call 912.525.5820advisement@scad.edublog.scad.edu/advise
  13. 13. CAREER ANDALUMNI SUCCESS
  14. 14. Career and Alumni Success
  15. 15. Career and Alumni Success• Fulfilling the SCAD mission • Communicating• Coaching • Career Advising Benchmarks• Counseling (CAB) System• Connecting
  16. 16. Career and Alumni Success• Employer recruitment • College Central Network visits and presentations • Job Wire• Career workshops • Career resource library• Student and alumni • Career assessment tools professional development
  17. 17. Career and Alumni Success• SCAD career fair • SCAD entrepreneurial forum• Undergraduate Service • SCAD alumni weekend Opportunities (USO)
  18. 18. CAREER AND ALUMNI SUCCESSContact Information:Bradley HallCall 912.525.4653careers@scad.eduscad.edu/careers
  19. 19. HOW TOSUCCEED AT SCAD
  20. 20. MissionThe Savannah College of Art and Design exists to preparetalented students for professional careers, emphasizing learningthrough individual attention in a positively orienteduniversity environment.
  21. 21. FERPAFamily Educational Rights and Privacy Act• Protects students’ • Right to inspect, review and education records request amendment• Online authorization required • Family policy compliance office through MySCAD
  22. 22. Responsibility• As an individual • To the community
  23. 23. Office of Student Conduct• Sets expectations• Holds students accountable• Housing license agreement• Code of student conduct
  24. 24. Code of Student Conduct• Dry campus • No real/replica weapons• Zero tolerance
  25. 25. Office of the Ombudsman• Independent • Confidential• Neutral • Informal
  26. 26. Have concerns?• Speak up• Approach is important• Act locally• Appeals
  27. 27. FINAL THOUGHTSFOR SUCCESS
  28. 28. COUNSELING ANDSTUDENT SUPPORTSERVICES
  29. 29. Counseling and Student Support Services• Confidentiality • Deaf services• Emergency on-call services • Support services• Counseling • Memorial Health student clinic• Student accommodations • Wells Fargo student insurance
  30. 30. COUNSELING ANDSTUDENT SUPPORT SERVICESContact Information:Bradley Hall, 115 E. York St.Call 912.525.6971counseling@scad.edufacebook.com/scadcs3
  31. 31. SCAD SECURITY
  32. 32. SCAD Security• Safety at SCAD • Bicycle registration program• Security resources • Self-defense awareness program
  33. 33. Crime Prevention - The Four R’s• Risk awareness • Risk recognition• Risk reduction • Risk avoidance
  34. 34. 10 Tips for a Safer College ExperienceCall 911 for emergencies and report all incidents to SCAD security1. Think and act responsibly: always be aware of your surroundings2. Walk in well-lit areas3. Do not use lanes/alleys as shortcuts4. Lock your doors5. Do not leave valuables in your vehicle6. Do not interact with panhandlers7. Do not leave items unattended in common areas8. Lock up your bicycle9. Bicycles are governed by the same traffic regulations as cars10. Security is a participatory process: your safety starts with you
  35. 35. SCAD SECURITYContact Information:345 Bull St.Call 912.525.4500
  36. 36. STUDENT FINANCIALSERVICES
  37. 37. Student Financial Services• Student financial advisers • Refund process• Student account statements • Drop/add and withdrawal• Forms of payment • Scholarship information• My payment plan • Financial aid
  38. 38. STUDENT FINANCIAL SERVICESContact Information:Bradley Hall, 115 E. York St.Student Financial ServicesP.O. Box 2701Savannah, GA 31402-2701Phone: 912.525.6104Fax: 912.525.6173sfs@scad.edu
  39. 39. SCAD CARD SERVICES
  40. 40. SCAD Card Services• Multifunctional ID card • Replace lost / stolen cards• SCAD Cash/Dining Dollars • Parking decals and• Vending Services: citation payments snacks, drinks, laundry
  41. 41. SCAD CARD SERVICESContact Information:Bradley HallTurner Expressscadcard@scad.edu

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