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Support for Student Success

Peer Educator Program

Created in 1997 the Peer Educator Program is designed to facilitate and enrich the learning supported by undergraduate instruction at Santa Clara University. Peer educators are students who help a faculty member with the administration of a class.

Advising and Academic Support

Do you have academic advising questions?  Drahmann, and many helpful university advisors, have answers. 

The Drahmann Center has helpful web-based video tutorials to support the faculty advising process.

Office of Student Life

The Office of Student Life offers support and resources for students facing substance abuse issues, sexual violence, bias incidents, and other challenges. They welcome faculty contact concerning student issues. See their Faculty Resources Tip Sheet, find out more about the Office of Student Life on their website, or contact Matthew Duncan, Associate Dean of Student Life.

Disabilities Resources

Questions about how to support students with disabilities? Disabilities Resources has answers.  

Counseling Resources

CAPS - Counseling and Psychological Services provides counseling services to students and consultation and outreach programs to the campus community.  Check out their hand CAPS Information Sheet.

Cowell Student Health Center

For more information about services provided by the Student Health Center, check out this handy Information Sheet, or visit their Cowell Student Health Centerweb site.


The HUB, SCU's Writing Center, provides peer support and consulation for all student writers.

Vocation Discernment

Classroom presentations from theSCU Career Center.

 Office for Multicultural Learning

The Office for Multicultural Learning coordinates, collaborates and promotes cross-campus diversity programming.


Contact Us

Faculty Development Program

Eileen Razzari Elrod
(on sabbatical 2015-2016)
Assoc. Vice Provost for Faculty Development
St. Joseph's Hall, #124

Elsa Chen
Interim Assoc. Vice Provost for Faculty Development
Vari Hall, #239

Pam Cuilla
Administrative Associate
St. Joseph's Hall, #113
Fax: 408-551-1873 


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