Quick Reference Guide

Student Resources and Opportunities at WCSU

Use this Quick Reference Guide to locate academic support, take care of university basics, improve your campus life, focus on your health and well-being, or find advancement and leadership opportunities on campus.

Question About This Guide?
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Academic Support

Academic Support/Tutoring

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opens in a new windowAncell Commons
Westside, Robert S. Young
Library, WSCB 433
(203) 837-8567

opens in a new windowMath Clinic
Midtown, Higgins Hall 108
(203) 837-9351
Email: Christofis@wcsu.educreate new email

opens in a new windowTutoring Resource Center (TRC)
Midtown: Haas Library,
2nd floor
(203) 837-9245

opens in a new windowWriting Center
Midtown, Haas Library,
3rd floor
(203) 837-8728

Student Technology Training Center (STTC)
Tutorials for Microsoft and Adobe products
Midtown Student Center 225
(203) 837.8715

Research Help

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Midtown, Ruth A. Haas Library
Westside, Robert S. Young Library

opens in a new windowAccessAbility Services
Haas Library, Rm. 402
(203) 837-8225, TTY
(203) 837-3235

College Level Exam Prep (CLEP)
Earn college credit for what you know.

University Basics

General Academic Policy & Calendar Information

Calendars and Information
opens in a new windowStudent Handbook
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Explore Graduate Programs
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Midtown, Old Main 101
(203) 837-8243

IT&I Support or Information

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IT Support info
IT Help Desk (203) 837-8467

Assistance Selecting Courses or Finding Your Advisor
To find your advisor, check your Banner account, select “view student information”.

Registration Issues or Account Hold
opens in a new windowRegistrar’s Office
Midtown, Old Main, 102
(203) 837-9200

Transcript or Other Forms
Many university forms are linked opens in a new windowhere

Veteran Benefits
opens in a new windowOffice of Veterans Affairs
Midtown, Old Main, Rm. 101
(203) 837-8840

Financial or Billing Concerns
opens in a new windowBursar/Cashier
Midtown, Old Main 106
(203) 837-8381

Financial Aid Call Center
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(203) 837-8580, Fax 9-203-837-8528
Email: wcsufinancialaid@wcsu.educreate new email

Struggling with Unexpected Emergency Expenses?
opens in a new windowWCSU Cares - Can provide students struggling with unexpected emergency expenses (books, food insecurities, short term housing arrangements, unforeseen financial emergencies) with funds not to exceed $500.

Campus Life

On-Campus Employment

Looking for a job?
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opens in a new windowOr check Handshake via the Career Success Center

Participate More Fully in Campus Life

opens in a new windowCenter for Student Involvement (CSI)
Midtown Student Center 227
(203) 837-3954

opens in a new windowStudent Affairs
Find where to hang out, special programs,
and ways to get involved with your
university community

Student Athletics
Find everything from team schedules
to recreation and clubs activities

Culturally Supportive Resources and Campus Programs

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Find forms and information for
international students

opens in a new windowOffice of Diversity and Equity
Resources for undocumented students
and information about Title IX and the
Campus Response and Resource Team


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Information, resources and services
for all WCSU students, staff and faculty

Health and Well-being

Physical Health
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Midtown: Litchfield Hall
(203) 837-8594

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Mental and Emotional Health
opens in a new windowWCSU Counseling Services
Midtown Student Center 222
(203) 837-8690

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Global mental health support network for instant, 24/7, on-line support.

Hotlines (available 24 hrs/365 days/year)
Sexual Assault
(203) 731-5204

Domestic Violence
(203) 731-5206

Suicide Hotline

opens in a new windowThe Center for Empowerment and Education
(203) 837-3939
Midtown, Newbury Hall 106 & 107
24/7 Helpline: (203) 731-5200

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Safety Concerns
University/Campus Police
(203) 837-9300
Emergency: Dial 911

Advancement and Leadership Opportunties

Researching Appropriate Majors and Career Information

opens in a new windowCareer Success Center
Westside Campus Center 300
(203) 837-8263,
careersuccess@wcsu.educreate new email

opens in a new windowCo-op and Internship Program

Career Focused Workshops and Events
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Leadership Experiences
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Find opportunities to grow your leadership

opens in a new windowHancock Leadership Program
Apply for this program to
improve key leadership skills

opens in a new windowStudent Government Association
Get involved with campus government

opens in a new windowKathwari Honors Program
Innovative learning and entrepreneurial
thinking in a compassionate community

opens in a new windowLeadership, Compassion and Creativity Certificate
Explore the values of leadership, compassion
and creativity