University Housing Office is implementing a new student-success tool called MAP-Works. MAP-Works (which stands for Making Achievement Possible) is a web-enabled software program that provides staff with the resources to learn about individual students on a personal level and to have key information available to assist students better.
Memorandums of Agreement for EKU Now! have been submitted on behalf of 22 schools in 15 counties and 3 home schools. Several more county school systems have indicated their intentions to participate in the Spring 2010 and Fall 2010 semesters. EKU Now! began its first semester this fall with 268 students participating in a total of 350 classes.
The Early Alert Retention System (EARS) has been very successful in alerting us to students who have missed class during the first two weeks of the semester. This fall, for the first time since the implementation of BANNER, EKU faculty were asked to report the names of students who were not attending their classes. All five colleges are to be commended for their commitment to and pa
Students who meet all requirements for the Associate of General Studies (AGS) degree may now apply for graduation. For all students who (a) apply on or before October 15, 2009, (b) pay the graduation fee, and (c) are verified as meeting all graduation requirements, their degree will be awarded Fall 2009.
Student success at EKU will be enhanced by the re-organization of Enrollment Management. Ms. Linda Fossen, the new Associate Vice President and Dean of Enrollment, will now oversee the Admissions Office, the Scholarship/Student Financial Aid Office, and Marketing. A newly formed unit in Enrollment Services is the Student Outreach and Transition Office (SOTO).