Student Services

F.A.Q.'s

 


Question 1:
What does the Office of Student Activities do?

The Office of Student Activities serves as a support for student extracurricular activities. All student organizations register and request services through the Office of Student Activities. The Director, also serves as an advisor to the Student Senate and Campus Activity Board. New student orientation is coordinated by the Office of Student Activities. The Falcon Student Planner, is published annually by this office. Also, this office oversees the student insurance plan.



Question 2:

What are the benefits of being involved?

  • Research indicates that students who are involved in campus activities are more likely to stay in school.
  • Learn a variety of leadership skills.
  • Become acquainted with faculty and staff.
  • Meet other students. (support system.) Create life-long friendships.
  • Take ownership of the institution and thus become an integral part of its development.

 


Question 3:
How can I get involved in student activities on campus?

Watch for posters, flyers, e-mails and Facebook announcing meetings and events. Also, the Office of Student Activities can give you advice on ways to get involved.


Question 4:
How are Student Activities funded?

Programs that operate out of the Office of Student Activities are funded by Student Service Fees. Orientation is funded primarily through the new student orientation fee.


Question 5:
Where do all my Student Service Fees go?

Student Service Fees support the operation of the following departments/programs:

  • Office of Student Activities
  • Career Center
  • Student Senate
  • The Mesa Journal
  • Campus Activity Board
  • Campus Recreation
  • Financial Literacy & Veterans
  • Mentoring Program
  • PASS
  • Office Counseling Services
  • New Student Recruitment
  • Theatre
  • Sandstorm
  • Student Performance Groups

 


Question 6:
What departments oversee which activities?

  • Athletics   
    • Athletics Office
  • Chorale    
    • Department of Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Gym    
    • Gymnasium
  • Housing    
    • Housing
  • Intramurals    
    • Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Student Services
  • Medical Plan/Insurance    
    • Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Student Services
  • The Mesa Journal    
    • Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Student Services
  • Orientation    
    • Office of Student Activities
  • Program Board    
    • Office of Student Activities
  • The Sandstorm    
    • English Department
  • Student Guide
    • Office of Student Activities
  • Student Organizations    
    • Office of Student Activities
  • Student Senate    
    • Office of Student Activities
  • Student Service Fees       
    • Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Student Services
  • Student Union    
    • Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Student Services