Criterion Three:† Student Learning and Effective Teaching
6.†† How has your unit contributed
to effective learning environments, facilities and
††††† support services? (6-all
Office has developed a website link available to students, parents and
prospective students for their viewing.†
Students are able to view their account information via MyCSC
portal.† Students and parents are also
able to make credit card payments on-line through our TouchNet
software.† Tax information (1098T) is
available with a username and password.
The Director of
Business Services/Comptrollers office along with the Machines Room and the
Inventory Clerk contribute to effective learning environment, facilities and
support services in several ways.† The
Director of Business Services/Comptroller affects all of the services listed
above through the budgeting process.† If
a need is identified it is normally the Director of Business Services/Comptrollerís
duty to locate additional funds to allow for the funding to address an
identified need.† The Machines Room
contributes to the learning environment and support services by providing
office supplies, copier support and by processing expense reimbursements and
purchase order for the entire campus.†
The Inventory Clerk contributes to the learning environment and support
services by assuring that purchased equipment is accounted for and available
for use when needed.
Services provides critical support of networks and technology equipment and
software used to facilitate effective learning environments and support
services and to ensure the on-going functionality of and connectivity to
facilities.† Support includes planning,
acquisition, installation, troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance.
Office contributes to an effective learning environment through our meetings,
workshops, and conferences. We continue to work with the different department
and student groups to provide professional growth and educational
retain qualified faculty and staff; provide training and† development opportunities to faculty and
staff so that they can maintain the most current skills in their areas of
††††† Physical Facilities
††††† ††††††††††† Custodial
unit maintains a standing goal of providing a clean and safe atmosphere:
keeping floor clear of debris, mud, water, etc. to prevent slips and
falls.† Custodians strive to keep
bathrooms and drinking fountains clean to prevent colds and flu.
††††† ††††††††††† HVAC,
Boiler House, Plumbing
The HVAC unit
maintains a standing goal of providing a comfortable atmosphere considering the
challenges presented by the climate of our region.
††††† ††††††††††† Maintenance
The department repairs and enhances the physical environment:
Heating and cooling needs are addressed by the 2
Plumbing problems addressed by the CSC
Three Carpenters currently perform all
locksmithing, glass repairs and single room remodeling.†
One painter performs all campus paint
Two Electricians address any lighting, power or
One mechanic services College vehicles.
Five Groundskeepers service the 168 acre campus.
projects are prioritized by need and available funding and budget requests are
submitted to the Vice President as requested.
State College Facilities Department contributes greatly to effective learning
environments. Use of the latest technology in all renovations and
remodels is a major component. From distance learning networks to
mediated classrooms for on-campus learning, we incorporate all the latest
learning. When remodeling, focus groups identify space needs and physical
requirements for their classrooms and offices. These ideas are always
incorporated and often expanded upon in renovation projects.
The Print Shop
does work for all departments and schools on campus. This supports all functions
of Chadron State College.
The Safety unit
maintains a standing goal of providing a safe and comfortable atmosphere
considering the challenges presented by the climate of our region and minimal
budget. The safety department has contributed to a safe and healthy learning
environment and facilities by providing safety trainings for employees and
responding to all safety concerns on campus. This department also works
with the physical facilities department to improve on all aspects of safety on
office provides facility security ensuring a safe environment for students and
staff while safeguarding physical assets critical to the learning
experience.† All deficiencies are
reported immediately to appropriate support services.