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Center for Academic Support and Assessment


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Mission Statement:

The Center for Academic Support and Assessment (CASA) is committed to providing excellent services to the University community to aid in student achievement. CASA offers academic support services, assesses student learning, guides students through the transition to college, and contributes to the University community's knowledge of its students and graduates.


CASA houses five units:

Academic Advising Center  Shelley James, Director
Student Disability Services Abbey Lesko-Youngberg, Assistant Director
Student Success Center Cindy Boyer, Director
Testing & Evaluation Carrie Gossett, Operations Support Serv Spec III

CASA Staff:

Dr. Karla Sanders Executive Director
Joseph Eichman Office Manager
Amy Richardson Staff Clerk


CASA implements the University-wide Assessment Plan and oversees the University Foundations course.