University Support Services and Resources
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The Learning Center
Willard Hall, Room 101
The Office of Student Disability Services is housed in the Learning Center. The Learning Center provides study skill sessions for individuals and groups, Math and Statistics Tutoring, Placement Testing, a one credit study skills course entitled ID 102: The Master Student, and more!
Center for Advising and Career Exploration (CACE)
Willard Hall, Room 103
CACE advises all first-semester Freshmen of every Major and all continuing Undeclared students.
First-semester Freshmen, students who are Undeclared, and persons who are thinking about changing majors should come to CACE for assistance. The staff helps students to make choices that are in keeping with their values, interests, personalities, and abilities.
CACE can provide information on majors and career areas, testing to assist students in deciding on majors and careers, and individual help on clarifying goals and establishing academic and experiential plans to meet them.
CACE also provides a comprehensive program of career services to all students.
- Graduating students are provided assistance with making the transition to employment through a program which includes workshops on résumé writing, interviewing techniques, job search strategies and information on employment. Recruiters from major area corporations, government agencies and school systems visit the campus as part of the year-long on-campus recruiting program.
- In addition, the office maintains listings of full-time and part-time jobs.
- Experiential education is a major focus for undergraduate students, and The Center for Advising and Career Exploration coordinates the Cooperative Education program, as well as listings of various Internship opportunities.
Counseling and Wellness Center
Marcus White, Room 205
Counselors are available to help students adjust to and succeed at Central Connecticut State University. Counseling Services offers personal, academic, and career counseling.
Central Access & Student Development
Barnard Hall, Room 219
Central Access & Student Development (CASD) is a Supported Educational Service for current and potential students who are in recovery from mental illness and/or substance abuse. CASD offers one-to-one pre-admission assistance, academic and financial aid counseling, ADA education, mentoring, and information and referral to both on and off campus resources.
Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic National Headquarters: Connecticut Unit:
20 Rozel Road 209 Orage Street
Princeton, NJ 08540 New Haven, CT 06510
Phone: 609-452-0606 Phone: 203-624-4334
RF&B records educational and reference materials that are not available on tape or disk from other sources.
The President’s Advisory Committee for Students with Disabilities
Davidson Hall, Room 102
The President’s Committee for Students with Disabilities is charged with coordinating the University’s efforts for full participation of persons with disabilities who attend, visit, or work at CCSU; improving accessibility and retention of students with disabilities; receiving comments and proposals from members of the University community and the general public regarding accessibility and retention; promoting awareness of disability issues and University policies among the CCSU community and the public; and advising the University President.
Affirmative Action & ADA/504 Compliance Office
Davidson Hall, Room 102Phone: 860-832-3025
The Affirmative Action/ADA Compliance Officer reports to the President of the University and is responsible for developing and reporting on affirmative action plans and 504, ADA, and Title IX compliance activities. Faculty, staff, students are encouraged to report any barriers that appear to deny full participation to any program, benefit, or service offered by the University. Complaints can be made directly to the ADA Compliance Officer.