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News for faculty and staff

Clarification on Thanksgiving break

Classes will end and Thanksgiving recess for students will begin at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27. The University will close at 5 p.m. Nov. 27 for the holiday.

The University will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29 (in lieu of Columbus Day), except for facilities and personnel required to conduct previously scheduled events and maintain essential physical infrastructure and safety.

 

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Help for students with academic or personal issues

College can be stressful for students as they balance academics with their lives outside of the classroom.

The University has a team of professionals ready to help students experiencing:

  • academic issues (missed assignments; poor grades on exams, assignments and projects; repeated absences from class, etc.),
  • mental health issues (depression, anxiety, substance dependence, etc.),
  • financial issues, and/or
  • personal problems (relationships, social contentedness, roommate compatibility, homesickness, etc.)

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