Undergraduate Studies is responsible for coordinating undergraduate student activities and programming inside and outside of the classroom. The purpose of this division is to understand the issues of CSU students in order to provide a positive and supportive learning environment that will lead to better retention, academic success and greater service to students.
Offices within Undergraduate Studies are:
General Education: This office coordinates the courses that provide a foundation of knowledge and skills that are important for all CSU graduates. (http://www.csuohio.edu/academic/gened/).
Honors Program: This program provides highly-motivated, academically talented students with a challenging academic program along with the opportunity for renewable scholarships and other academic privileges. The University Scholars Program is also administered through Honors (http://www.csuohio.edu/honors/).
Undergraduate Studies Advising: Undergraduate Studies advising includes the Exploratory Advising Office (http://www.csuohio.edu/academic/advising/exploratory/), which offers academic advising and support for students undecided about their academic major or program ,and the TRIO Student Support Services Program (http://www.csuohio.edu/academic/advising/trio.html), which provides academic advising and support for first-generation college students. The Tutoring and Academic Support Center is also part of this office. (http://www.csuohio.edu/academic/advising/tutoring/)
Curricular Affairs: This program helps coordinate the state-wide initiatives that allow students to transfer many courses from one Ohio institution to another.
Student Life: This unit provides students a variety of out-of-classroom opportunities with the following programs: Leadership, Activities, Organizations, Service, Greek Life and Judicial Affairs (http://www.csuohio.edu/studentlife/).
SERV (Supportive Education for Returning Veterans) is designed to assist military veterans with their transition from soldier to civilian to student (http://www.csuohio.edu/academic/serv/).