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CSCU, SDE Partner to Encourage Community College Enrollment
First of several “Aspire” events to be held throughout the summer
Jun 18, 2019

New Report Shows Progress in Increasing College Readiness for Developmental Students
Since PA 12-40 was fully implemented across all 12 campuses in 2014, gateway course progression rates in both math and English have increased, while progression times have decreased.
Jun 13, 2019

CSCU Names Interim Campus Chief Executive Officers
President Mark Ojakian today announced the selection of four interim campus CEOs, with responsibility for overseeing the day-to-day operations of ACC, NCC, QVCC, and TCC
May 14, 2019

2018–19 Board of Regents Faculty Awards
The annual Board of Regents Faculty Awards are campus-wide recognitions of excellence in teaching or research, as well as creative and scholarly work by CSCU adjunct faculty and assistant and associate professors in tenure-track or tenured positions.
May 09, 2019

BOR Congratulates Charter Oak State College on 45th Anniversary
In 1973, the Connecticut General Assembly established COSC to help busy adults complete their higher education coursework. On December 27, 1974, the first four individuals graduated from COSC.
May 09, 2019

CT Community Colleges Join Achieving the Dream to Improve Student Success
The colleges will work collaboratively to implement, align and scale cutting edge reforms, work with ATD coaches to build institutional capacity, and connect with peers to foster learning and share information.
May 08, 2019

CSCU Announces Successful CHEFA Bond Pricing
The system has successfully priced $101.4 million of revenue bonds through the Connecticut Health and Education Facilities Authority
May 02, 2019

Board of Regents Sets 2019-20 Community College Tuition Rates
Under the adopted structure, tuition and mandatory fees will increase by 2.1 percent, or approximately $92 per year for full-time students.
Apr 18, 2019

FAC Conference 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017, Central Connecticut State University
The 2017 Faculty Advisory Committee Conference on Student Success & Shared Governance will be held at Central Connecticut State University on Friday, April 7, 2017. Save the date! More details will be available soon.

Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Summit

May 6, 2016, Manchester Community College
Should the institutions of the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities System be concerned about calls for greater accountability? When asked, how do CSCU institutions document the value of the education provided to their students, what is the response? Are CSCU faculty members sufficiently engaged in determining the degree to which their students acquire the skills and knowledge purported in their syllabus? Are assessment results meticulously analyzed and purposefully utilized to bring about improvements in student learning, continuously? This colloquy continues at the SLO Assessment Summit.
Register to attend the Summit View Itinerary (pdf)

Student Success & Shared Governance

Friday, April 8, 2016, Housatonic Community College
The Faculty Advisory Committee held its Second Annual Conference on Friday, April 8, 2016 at Housatonic Community College. Videos & Media