• Student cohort all smiles at 2017 Commencement

    528 Waterman Building

    Phone: (802) 656-3468

    8:30 am to 12:30 pm; 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm (Monday-Friday)

The Office of Student Services staff will continue to serve as a resource for you while we all work remotely!

As we practice social distancing for our collective health and safety, CESS faculty, students, and staff are working remotely. The Office of Student Services staff are checking our phone and email regularly, and will respond to you as soon as possible.

All essential functions are continuing. We can communicate remotely with you by email, TEAMS, Zoom, phone, etc.

Our general remote office ours are: 8:30am – 4:30pm.

Email may be the easiest way to connect to us, but you may also call:


We are here to help!

Undergraduate Advising

Explore our advising resources and frequently asked questions (FAQs).

CESS students rate the advising they receive as some of the best in the University!

Undergraduate Majors

  • Human Development and Family Studies
  • Individually Designed Program
  • Social Work
  • Teacher Education

Praxis Preparation

The Praxis® Core Academic Skills for Educators Exam and the Praxis® II Exam are required for all students seeking endorsement for teacher liscensure. Click here to find out more infomation regarding the Praxis® Exams.

Licensure Information

Teacher Education majors review this information frequently as they progress towards the recommendation for license.


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Our Staff

Lynn White Cloud
Lynn White Cloud
Assistant Dean for Academic and Student Affairs

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Gillian Homsted
Director of Student Services

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Meghan "MJ" Jaird
Assistant Director of Student Services

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Margaret Coan
Student Services Coordinator