Student and Counselor Roles

Making the Most of Your College Experience

Student Role - “Decision Maker”

To be a successful student,

  • Visit your counselor early and often.
  • Read and keep all materials.
  • Know policies and deadlines and plan ahead.
  • Get involved in your education.
  • Accept final responsibility for all decisions.
  • Ask questions.

Counselor Role - “Guide and Coach”

To help you succeed, counselors will,

  • Assist you in reaching your academic, career and personal goals.
  • Help you navigate the college environment.
  • Refer you to college and community resources.
  • Help you find answers to your questions.