ASCEND

ASCEND

CONTACT US

Dr. Jessica Accurso-Salguero
(ascend@njcu.edu)
Vodra 101
(201) 200-2196

 

GOALS

  • Support students’ successful transition from high school to college. 
  • Prepare students’ for college-level work.
  • Develop and strengthen students’ connections with peers, mentors, advisors, faculty and staff.
  • Provide students with knowledge critical to success in college (e.g. study skills, time management, and campus life) 
  • Enhance students’ sense of belonging. 

KEY COMPONENTS

  • Orientation to college and campus engagement 
  • Academic preparation and skills 
  • Academic support
  • Academic advising 
  • Peer mentoring 
  • On-Campus activities
  • Supplemental Instruction & Tutoring

 

University Advisement Center

Center for Student Success
Orientation to College
P.A.L.s (Peer Advising Liasions)
REBOUND


Student Resources
  Enrollment Process
  Declare Your Major

Upcoming UAC Events & Workshops
F.A.Q.s

Achieving Success by Cultivating  Excellence and Nurturing Discovery

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What are students saying? 

“My English class was my favorite experience in this whole program.  He gave me a reality check, in the nicest way possible. He taught me many things I never noticed.  He was very patient and understanding. I loved him and his class.”

“This [math] class has taught me more than high school.”

“I learned more in these 6 weeks than I learned in high school in 4 years”

“Made lifelong relationships"

"I learned so much, even about myself" 

 

FALL 2018 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
Location: Vodra 101
Time: 3:30pm-4:30pm

September 19: Living on a College Budget
September 26: Leadership and Campus Involvement
October 10: Communication Skills
October 24: Conflict Resolution and Self Care
November 7: Motivational Speaker (TBA)
November 28: Career Exploration
December 5: TBA

 

 

 

 

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