ALL ABOUT LEARNING SERVICES
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This U-MAIL issue is about Utica College's Office of Learning Services, which provides advisement, advocacy, and academic support to:
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- students who identify themselves as having a disability, or
- students who may experience academic difficulties.
WHO SHOULD CONTACT LEARNING SERVICES ASAP? Students who:
- have used an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) or 504 Plan in high school, or
- have a physical, health, or other disability
...should contact the Office of Learning Services as soon as possible, so that they can review records, determine current needs, and establish appropriate accommodations for your success.
A UC education empowers our students to make active decisions at every stage of their college experience. The Office of Learning Services is here to help you design a successful four-years. At UC, you will work directly with a member of our faculty who serves as your academic advisor. This individual guidance provides a uniquely UC education. The staff of the Office of Learning Services provides an additional layer of support for our students.
The staff is available to meet with first-year students on a weekly basis to assist them with classes, accommodations, and getting accustomed to life at Utica College. They will be your advisors, advocates, and support system from your arrival at UC to the day you graduate.
Still not sure how we can help your learning experience? Here are some examples of services and accommodations currently provided for UC students:
You are responsible for setting and achieving your academic standards, and the campus community is responsible for providing careful support to foster your success!
- Use of a tape recorder
- Time extensions for tests
- Separate location for tests
- Alternative formats for textbooks
- Learning and study strategy development
- Time management strategies
CONTACT INFORMATION Office of Learning Services staff:
Kateri Teresa Henkel
Director of Learning Services
Judy C. Borner
Assistant Director of Learning Services
109 Hubbard Hall, Utica College