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Student Success

Student Success Center

The Student Success Center (SSC) is committed to the Fletcher mission to prepare individuals for employment, career advancement and lifelong learning by providing a physical and virtual place on campus to assist students in seeking excellence in all facets of life, identifying and addressing areas of growth, and providing resources and tools to encourage development in all areas of personal and academic success. Its focus is assisting students to successfully meet their academic goals while preparing them for transfer or the workforce.

COUNSELING

A caring Licensed Professional Counselor is available for students, faculty and staff of the college. Students can make an appointment for counseling by visiting the Student Success Center or emailing angie.pellegrin@fletcher.edu.

Reasons to make an appointment:

  • Anxiety
  • Career Choice
  • Time Management
  • Depression
  • Test Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues

DISABILITY SERVICES

Students needing accommodations are treated with the utmost respect and confidentiality.  To assure services are in place in a timely manner, students should bring in documentation of their disability to the Student Success Center during the first week of school are any time thereafter.  Online or off campus students can email their paperwork to Briana.Juneau@fletcher.edu.

The following services are provided:

  • Extended time on quizzes and exams
  • Recorded lectures
  • Calculators use
  • Notes provided
  • Preferential seating
  • Reader/Scribe
  • Distraction free testing area

FRESHMAN STUDIES

Fletcher offers a freshman studies courses (CLCR 1001) for first-time freshmen. This course is designed to provide freshmen with the skills necessary for their preparation in the transition to college courses. This course also provides students with an opportunity to cultivate the skills, values, and attitudes necessary to become confident, capable students to enrich them academically, personally, and professionally.

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  • Learn how to submit assignments, reply to discussions and participate in quizzes first hand!
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SUCCESS COACHES

The SSC houses three Success Coaches and the Director of Retention Services who all assist students with the following regarding their academic journey:

  • Academic advising
  • Counseling
  • Exploring
  • Managing
  • Planning
  • Registering
  • Transferring

The Success Coaches are impassioned, well-trained, knowledgeable professionals who are eager to assist students in whatever academic and/or career path they choose. The team does so via face-to-face walk-in visits and appointments, email, and phone meeting students’ needs in whatever manner necessary. Approximately 3 weeks into each semester, students are assigned a Success Coach or Faculty Advisor. Appointments with Success Coaches can be made through ConexED Appointments can be booked from any computer or mobile device using ConexED.

How to schedule an Advising Appointment. Are you ready to register for courses next semester? Use this guide to help. Start -> Do you know who your Academic Advisor is? Yes, If you are above 30 credit hours, check to see if your advisor has changed. No, Login to your LoLA account and follow these steps: LoLA > Student > Academic Profile > Advisors. -> Schedule a meeting with your advisor through ConexED -> Follow these steps: www.fletcher.edu > FalconNet > ConexED > Student Directory Support Search -> Check your Academic Profile on LoLA to make sure your classes are marked as "Registered" -> You're Enrolled. Student Success Center - (985) 448-7900 - advising@fletcher.edu

How to Schedule an Advising Appointment

 

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