Coastal Bend College. Mandatory Orientation. Getting familiar with the terms and resources available to you. Mission Statement.
Coastal Bend College is a comprehensive, public community college serving a diverse South Texas area. It is a student-centered institution committed to the highest integrity and to the development of an educational culture that supports creativity, encourages professional development, and promotes excellence in all areas.
About 4,000 students.
The Student Success Center offers:
Other ways Student Services help you?
Student Development Centers host educational and cultural activities throughout semester such as:
Student involvement can help make your experience memorable and looks great on a resume! Looking for a way to get involved? Clubs vary from site to site.
Campus Connect is your student data base!
When adding/dropping courses:
Contact Your Instructor!!
Do not skip class! Instructors DO take roll! SOME will drop you if you continue to be absentor they can grade you an F!
Some instructors will give you slack for communicating with them – however, excessive absences will still count against you.
“Cramming” is another word for trying to learn a whole semester’s worth of material in one night. Yes, that’s impossible!
At Coastal Bend College, students have rights and responsibilities with which they should familiarize themselves. Student rights include complaint and grievance procedures and responsibilities include expected student conduct. These rights are provided to assure students are treated fairly and responsibilities are necessary for a safe and productive learning environment.
Coastal Bend College prohibits:
Incidents of this nature can be reported to Coastal Bend College staff or the Dean of Student Services.
Awareness and Prevention:
Women’s Shelter of South Texas
Corpus Christi 361-881-8888
Jodie Elder, PhD, LPC-S, LMFT
36 Encino Loma
Beeville, TX 78102
Student Rights & Responsibilities are outlined in the following policies referenced in italics. To access the policy just type the italicized section in the search feature of the policy manual.