Student Success Symposium

March 15, 2018

8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

Opening Remarks: President Mary. A Papazian

Guest Speakers

James T. MinorJames T. Minor
Senior Strategist for Academic Success and Inclusive Excellence
CSU Chancellor's Office

 Presentation: CSU Graduation Initiative 2025


Timothy RenickTimothy Renick
Vice Provost and Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Success, Georgia State University

Presentation: Eliminating Achievement Gaps Through Data and Analytics


George D. KuhGeorge D. Kuh
Founding Director of the National Institute
for Learning Outcomes Assessment

Presentation: What Matters to Student Success: The Promise of High-Impact Practices


Jeff GoldJeff Gold
Assistant Vice Chancellor, Strategic Initiatives
CSU Chancellor's Office

Presentation: Moving From Insight to Action: The CSU Student Success Dashboard

Video: Faculty Use of the Dashboard

Link: CSU Student Success Dashboard


Sylvia HurtadoSylvia Hurtado
Professor of Education, Affiliate Scholar and Former Director of the Higher Education Research Institute University of California, Los Angeles

Presentation: "Campus Climate and Institutional Change - Advancing Diversity and Institutional Practice"


Advancing Educational Excellence

Closing session with Andy Feinstein, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Sharon Willey, Interim Vice President for Student Affairs

Student Success Symposium Discussions

As a follow-up to our March 15 Student Success Symposium, you are invited to continue the conversation in small group discussion sessions. Share you questions, concerns and ideas of how we can advance educational excellence during one of these sessions. Please RSVP.

Wednesday April 4th,  1 to 2 p.m. pm, Diaz Compean Studen Union Meeting Room 2A

Thursday April 5th,  9 to 10 a.m., Eng 287

Monday April 9th, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., CL 412

Friday April 13th, 10 to 11 a.m., Eng 287

Be involved in student success! Check out upcoming opportunities to learn more.


Office of Student and Faculty Success

The Office of Student and Faculty Success in Academic Affairs oversees a variety of initiatives and units, including Academic Advising and Retention Services, the Center for Faculty Development, eCampus, Peer Connections and others that are engaged with supporting students and faculty.

Transition and Retention Services

Transition and Retention Services in Student Affairs oversees a variety of initiatives and units, including the Educational Opportunity Program, the African American/Black Student Success Center, the Chicanx/Latinx Student Success Center, the UndocuSpartan Resource Center and others that are engaged in supporting students and faculty.

Advising Hub

The Advising Hub is an online space that provides students, faculty and staff with information on advising resources across the university.

CSU Student Success Dashboard 

 The CSU Student Success Dashboard allows users who login with the SJSUOne account to see a snapshot of SJSU's progress toward Graduation Initiative 2025 goals, and to view graduation/retnetion rate data via infographics drilled down to majors.

Institutional Effectiveness and Analytics

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Analytics provides data and analysis of university demographics, surveys such as the National Survey of Student Engagement, the Campus Climate Survey, and graduation and retention rates.

Mentoring Hub

The Mentoring Hub is an online space that provides students, faculty and staff with information on mentoring resources across the university.

MyGPS: Graduation Pathway to Success

MyGPS is a suite of online tools to help students select their courses for the upcoming semester while also planning out their path to a four-year degree for freshmen or a two-year path for transfer students.

Tutoring Hub

The Tutoring Hub is an online space that provides students, faculty and staff with information on tutoring resources across the university. 

Reports and Documents

Why Students Leave Report

Career Outcomes 2016-17 Report