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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

Board of Regents Appoints Regional Presidents
The Board of Regents voted unanimously to name Dr. Rob Steinmetz, Dr. James P. Lombella, and Dr. Thomas G. Coley as the three regional community college presidents
Apr 18, 2019

CSCU Foundation Names New President
Helen G. Sneed has been named president of the CSCU Foundation. She succeeds Robert Bourne who will retire after more than 20 years at the foundation.
Apr 10, 2019

Board of Regents Sets 2019-20 Tuition Rates
Under the adopted structure, tuition for CSU students will increase by 5 percent while mandatory university fees will be held flat and room fee increases will be capped at 2.5 percent
Mar 28, 2019

CSCU Announced Dual Admission Between Community College Nursing Program & Charter Oak State College
Community College Nursing Students Guaranteed Admission and Seamless Transfer to Charter Oak’s online RN to BSN
Mar 13, 2019

CSCU Makes Institutional Aid Application Available for Undocumented Students
To receive financial aid, students must meet certain age, residency, and criminal history requirements along with an affidavit with the institution they are attending about their intent to legalize their immigration status
Feb 26, 2019

CSCU Announces “Team Works” Advanced Manufacturing Workforce Development Plan
Plan designed to train 35,000 skilled workers needed for state’s 4,100 manufacturers
Feb 25, 2019

Sen. Blumenthal, Pres. Ojakian Call for End to Federal Ban on Pell Grants for Incarcerated
President Mark Ojakian and U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal today called for Congressional action to repeal the quarter-century-old ban on inmates from receiving federal Pell Grants
Feb 08, 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