Concerns may include: trouble keeping up with academics, not turning in assignments on time, feeling overwhelmed, not sure you will be able to complete the semester, wondering if you should drop a course.
Academic advising is an educational partnership between a faculty member and a student whose goal is the student's academic, personal, and professional success. Advisors and advisees collaborate to help students achieve their aims. Advisors explain policies, identify resources, and give advice; however, students are ultimately responsible for making the decisions that will keep them on track.
The Counseling Center offers individual, couples, and group therapy, outreach and consultation services and referral services to help coordinate your mental health care.
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, please contact:
On-Campus - Public Safety (610) 436-3311
Off-Campus - Crisis Intervention (Exton) for community help: (610) 918-2100
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1 (800) 273-8255 (TALK)
Crisis Text Line: Text START to 741-741
Success Coaching provides individualized support to guide students toward academic and personal success at WCU. Each student is paired with a success coach to meet with regularly or as needed. Success coaching topics include: time management, test preparation, note taking, textbook reading, college adjustment and more.
The Philadelphia Campus Student Success Center supports writing, research, and career development through in-person and online tutoring, workshops, classroom presentations, and faculty support. The Success Center can help you find library resources, practice for an interview, review an essay draft, and much more.
The function of the OSSD is to provide programs and services that ensure compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (1990). The office also determines eligibility for and appropriateness of requested accommodations.