Higher Education Veteran's Service Act Survey Results

John Wood Community College

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  1. Contact information for the JWCC Coordinator of Veteran Affairs:

    Name:Ms. Lisa Snodgrass
    Title:Coordinator of Records, Registration, & Veterans Affairs
    Department:Enrollment Services
    Address:1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL, 62305
    Phone:217.641.4330
    E-mail: lsnodgrass@jwcc.edu

  2. JWCC identifies military veterans or active duty personnel through our registrar's office
  3. The following JWCC offices provide programs or services designed to support military veterans or active duty personnel and their families:
    • Admissions Office
    • Advising & Career Services
    • Bursar's Office
    • Financial Aid Office
    • Registrar's Office
  4. All of the academic, administrative, financial, student support, and student life programs and services available to John Wood Community College students are also available to our military veterans and active duty students. Student life programming is also available to spouses or dependents.
  5. In the spring 2010 semester, a minimum of 82 JWCC students who are military veterans, active duty personnel, or their dependents have been able to avail themselves of the following services and staff:

    Academic advising:

    Name:Mr. Andrew happekotte

    Department:Career & Advising Services
    Address:1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL, 62305
    Phone:217.641.4346

    Email: ahappekotte@jwcc.edu

    Academic support/tutoring:

    Name:Dr. Sandy Thomas
    Department:Support Services
    Address:1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL, 62305
    Phone:217.641.4344
    Email: thomas@jwcc.edu

    Campus social events:

    Name:Alyssa Hummel, Coordinator of Student Life

    Department:Student Life & Athletics
    Address:1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL, 62305
    Phone:217.641.4944

    Email:ahummel@jwcc.edu

    Career services:

    Name:Mr. Andrew happekotte

    Department:Career & Advising Services
    Address:1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL, 62305
    Phone:217.641.4346

    Email: ahappekotte@jwcc.edu

    Financial aid assistance counseling (excluding military education benefits):

    Name:Ms. Melanie Lechtenberg
    Department:Financial Aid
    Address:1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL, 62305
    Phone:217.641.4310
    Email: mlechtenberg@jwcc.edu

    Orientation:

    Name:Ms. Rachel Buhr

    Department:Admissions
    Address:1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL, 62305
    Phone:217.641.4314
    Email:rbuhr@jwcc.edu

    Tuition assistance counseling:

    Name:Ms. Brenda Manis
    Department:Business Office
    Address:1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL, 62305
    Phone:217.641.4202
    Email: bmanis@jwcc.edu

  6. We anticipate that 95-100 military veterans, active duty sudents, spouses or dependents will access the following services at John Wood Community College in 5 years:
    • Academic advising
    • Academic support/tutoring
    • Campus social events
    • Career services
    • Referrals for personal counseling
    • Employment assistance
    • Financial aid assistance counseling (excluding military education benefits)
    • Mentoring
    • Orientation
    • Tuition assistance counseling
  7. We anticipate that 95-100 military veterans, active duty students, spouses or dependents will access the following services at John Wood Community College in 10 years
    • Academic advising
    • Academic support/tutoring
    • Campus social events
    • Career services
    • Referrals for personal counseling
    • Employment assistance
    • Financial aid assistance counseling (excluding military education benefits)
    • Mentoring
    • Orientation
    • Tuition assistance counseling
  8. John Wood Community College works uses a referral system for the purpose of providing students access to psychiatric/counseling services and support services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  9. JWCC uses the following communication methods to inform currently enrolled military veterans or active duty personnel:
    • Advisors
    • College catalog
    • E-mail
    • Direct mail
    • Web site content/web-based advertising
  10. John Wood Community College tracks retention and goal completion for all students, including military veterans and active duty personnel, through our Office of Institutional Research.

ES; 07/21/2011

Coordinator of Veterans and Military Personnel Student Services:

Lisa Snodgrass
Coordinator of Records, Registration, and Veterans Affairs 
lsnodgrass@jwcc.edu
(217)641-4330

 

 

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