Student Success Committee Website

Student Success Committee’s Charge

The Los Angeles Trade-Technical College Student Success Committee is charged with identifying best processes and recommending policies that enhance students’ ability to be successful. This includes outreach, recruitment and comprehensive assessment leading to enrollment, retention, persistence and completion.

Meeting Dates

1st Thursday of every month at 1:15 pm – 3:-00 pm in MA-003

Student Success Committee 2015-16 Committee Goals

  • Recommend a college-wide policy for the onboarding process of students by the Spring 2016 registration cycle.
  • Evaluate, assess, disseminate, and promote the PACTS strategies being used in the pathways (e.g. guided choices, PACTS plans, Pathway Overview, embedded counselors, etc.).
  • Refine the evaluation tool to monitor and support PACTS Tier I and Tier 2 with an emphasis on Academic Readiness (Math and English).

Achieving the Dream Initiative

The Student Success Committee is also serving as the “Core Team” for the Achieving the Dream (ATD) Initiative currently underway at the college.  More specifically, the core team (Student Success Committee) of the ATD Initiative:

  • develops a vision and oversees and integrates the Achieving the Dream work;
  • develops and manages a process for college-wide dialogue about Achieving the Dream data findings, goals, and strategies; and
  • works with and through the college shared governance committees, departments and divisions to adopt priorities for improving student success, especially among groups that currently experience low rates of success.

Miscellaneous Activities and Resources