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The Office of Student Affairs is the primary source of information and referral regarding student life. The office provides consultation to students, faculty, and staff on matters of behavior, complaints, personal and academic progress, and general concerns. The office offers assistance and coordinates services during times of extended student illness and student/family emergencies.
Student Affairs also provides oversight and support for Career Services, Counseling Center, Student Health Service, TRIO/Student Support Services, and TRIO/Upward Bound. In addition, the office coordinates and oversees the campus student conduct system, University national testing services (GRE, CLEP, PPST, etc), and annual publication of the Student Guide.
Staff at the center provide leadership in the recruitment and retention of American Indian students and serve as a liaison between students and the university. Staff serve as advisors for two student organizations: the Council of Indian Students and the American Indian Science and Engineering Society. Faculty serve as advisors for students pursuing the undergraduate Indian Studies program and Ojibwe language minor.
Career Services offers career information and planning, credential services, job search assistance (including resume and letter writing and preparation for interviews), employer contacts, and other related services.
The Counseling Center provides personal, social, academic, and career counseling. Call in advance to ensure an appointment. Walk-in appointments are on a staff-available basis. Students in crisis or in a serious emergency situation will always be seen.
Student group health insurance information (including international student insurance) is available at the Student Health Service. Enrollment application materials are also available at the Cashier's Office, Deputy 202, and at the Student Affairs Office, Sanford 101.
The Student Health Service provides health care and health education/promotion for all registered students on days classes are in session. Service is provided on a limited schedule in the summer.
For students with a documented disability, this office provides accommodations, including (but not limited to) material on audio cassettes, large print, braille, adapted exams, priority registration, note takers, and scribes.
The Women's Center is affiliated with the academic program of Women's Studies. Together they provide co-curricular programming and a variety of services that focus on the expressed needs and interests of the University women's community.