The mission of the Student Services Department is to provide advocacy, intervention, prevention, and referral services to the students of Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College. The goal of the department is to provide support services in order to promote student success, both academic and non-academic. The Student Services department can enhance a student’s college experience through the provision of extracurricular programming, academic support programs, and other support programs. Student Services offices are located at the Wabanung Campus.
The Student Success Center is located at the Wabanung Campus adjacent to the library in room 208N. It provides a number of services including test prep, study sessions, proctoring exams, mentoring, resume’ development, transfer search, and job opportunities. The Center is equipped with a study room, resources, and several computers. For more information contact Student Services at 524-8206 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A professional tutor is available to assist students needing additional help. To schedule tutoring, contact the tutor at 524-8109 or email: email@example.com Academic coaching may also be provided by course instructors or full time faculty during their office hours or by appointment. In addition, peer tutors may be available for students desiring additional individual help.
Students in need of disability-related accommodations or services should inform their instructor and the Dean of Student Services, at the Wabanung Campus. Contact the dean at 906-524-8111 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Reasonable and effective accommodations and services will be provided to students when requests are made in a timely manner with appropriate documentation in accordance with federal, state, tribal, and college guidelines.
Emergency Aid Program provides assistance to students at risk of dropping out of college due to unexpected financial emergencies. This assistance was created to help students stay in college and meet their educational goals, ultimately securing a better financial future. Students can apply at: https://kbocc.dreamkeepers.org/.
The KBOCC library is located in Room 206N at the Wabanung Campus. Its developing collection includes academic resources for each of the College’s programs. The library’s digital access and study area, which has study seating for up to 26 students, three desktop computers, and wireless internet access, is open for student use during building hours. Currently, access to the library’s college-specific collection of digital resources is provided through the web portal, allowing students to use the resources anywhere they can log on to the Internet. The library’s collections will be available during regular library hours or by arrangement with a librarian. Library hours may vary based on course scheduling and student need and are posted throughout campus. The library can be contacted at 524-8206 or email@example.com.
Rick Geroux Memorial Fitness Center membership is open at no additional charge for KBOCC students at the Wabanung Campus in L’Anse. Hours are posted each semester. A current schedule and membership paperwork is required.
KBOCC offers certified child care service for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years of age, and a 4-year-old preschool program for children of students, staff, and faculty. Arrangements may be made by contacting: