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Dobbs Ferry: Monday to Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM


Jay Alt
Senior Director
(914) 674-7349
jalt@mercy.edu
 
Bogdana S. Vladescu
Director
(914) 674-7697
bvladescu@mercy.edu
 
Kristin Ackerman
Assistant Director
(914) 674-7163
kackerman3@mercy.edu
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About Student Success and Assessment Initiatives

Mission Statement

The mission of the Office of Student Success and Assessment Initiatives is to build a culture of assessment across the Division of Student Affairs (DSA). By providing training and consultation, for each department within the Division, SSAI will support data-based decision-making continuously improve programs and services that enhance student learning and development.

Student Success and Assessment Goals
Our unit goals are to:
  • Promote an understanding of assessment in student affairs across the DSA and the College community
  • Support and coach staff within the DSA to create assessment plans that include student learning outcomes for their departments
  • Advocate for data-based decision-making and continuous improvement to programs and services to enhance student learning
  • Manage various student success initiatives and explore new best practices in student success