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Student Services

Accessibility Resource Center

DSS provides a variety of services to university students with temporary and permanent disabilities at no charge. DSS advisors are available to assiststudents with individual accommodations.

Contact: Sandy Parsons
Phone: 530-898-5959
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/arc/

Assistive Technology Center

A joint project between Disability Support Services and Student Computing, providing resources to students who are registered with DSS

Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/stcp/labs/atc.shtml

The Career Center

The Career Center provides assistance in career development, choosing majors, preparing resumes and other application materials, graduate school search,and career search.

Contact: Jamie Starmer
Phone: 530-898-5253
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/plc/welcome2.html

Chico Student Success Center

The Chico Student Success Center (CSSC) is a collaborative, student development program with a decade of successful diversity recruitment and retention experiences. The CSSC serves Low Income students in an effort to create and support a successful college experience while attending CSU, Chico.

Contact: Bertha Alicia Curiel
Phone: 530-898-6783
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/ccsc

The Cross-Cultural Leadership Center

The Center exists to create an environment in which all students, regardless of their ethnicity, culture, or differences, feel safe and respected. Through leadership development, cultural awareness, community education, and the creation of a constructive social change, the Cross-Cultural Leadership Center will contribute a positive, enriching, and memorable life experience to every student of CSU, Chico and its surrounding community.

Contact: CC Carter
Phone: 530-898-4101
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/cclc

Education Support Programs

The mission of the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) is to provide access and support services to first-generation students who are economically, educationally, and/or environmentally disadvantaged, but display the potential to succeed in post-secondary education and to assist the University in the matriculation, retention, and graduation of EOP students.

Contact: Chris Malone
Phone: 530-898-6831
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/eop

English as a Second Language Support Center

The ESL Resource Center located in Siskiyou 104 provides tutoring for non-native English speakers, grammar assistance, reading tutoring, assistance with research papers and homework, and help preparing for language exams including the TOEFL.

Contact: Sandra Wright
Phone: 530-898-6744
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/international/initiatives/esl

Safe Place

The mission of Safe Place is to offer a visible support system for victims of sexual assult, intimate partner violence, and stalking through outreach, crisis intervention, advocacy, and educational programming at California State University, Chico and Butte College Campuses.

Contact: Dawn Frank
Phone: 530-898-3030
E-mail: safeplace@csuchico.edu

Student Judicial Affairs

Student Judicial Affairs ensures that students have a supportive environment and a fair process for resolving grievances with faculty, staff, and administration. For student behavior, SJA also promotes student success by upholding university standards on one hand and holding students accountable for their actions on the other.

Contact: Lisa Root
Phone: 530-898-6897
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/sjd/

Student Health Center

Student Health Service assists each student in their diverse healthcare needs in order to facilitate maximum academic and personal growth.

Contact: Cathy Feliz
Phone: 530-898-5241
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/shs/

Student Learning Center

The Student Learning Center offers a variety of programs and resources to meet the needs of every student. Tutoring and study skills workshops are offered.
Contact: Christine Connerly
Phone: 530-898-6839
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/slc

Student Life and Leadership

The Student Life and Leadership Office is dedicated to supporting student activities, student organizations, and fraternities and sororities.

Contact: CC Carter
Phone: 530-898-5396
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/sac/

Study Abroad

The Study Abroad Program exposes students to experience and perspective that they will not get in the U.S. and can strengthen a resume.

Contact: Tasha Dev
Phone: 530-898-5415
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/studyabroad

Talent Search

Talent Search designed to assist low- income and first-generation students in grades 6-12 to prepare for their future.

Contact: Diana Parra-Villaseñor
Phone: 530-898-4429
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/tsed

University Housing and Food Service

Provides safe, secure, clean, and reasonably priced residential environments conducive to the academic and personal development of the student.

Contact: Kristen McPeak
Phone: 530-898-6325
Website: http://www.csuchico.edu/housing/

Upward Bound

Upward Bound provides fundamental support to participants in their preparation for college entrance. The goal of Upward Bound is to increase the rate at which participants complete secondary education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of postsecondary education.

Contact: Maria Moreno
Phone: 530-898-5181
Website: http://csucub.csuchico.edu/