Office of Academic and Student Affairs
The Office of Academic and Student Affairs (OASA) in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions at Creighton University supports the University and School missions through advising and serving the students so that they may develop as caring, ethical, and knowledgeable health care professionals. The Office provides a wide array of services to assist students in achieving their educational goals through community building and mutual support.
The Office of Academic and Student Affairs (OASA) employs full-time Academic Success Consultants to assist students both academically and personally in achieving their goals. The Academic Success Consultants assists students with study skills, test-taking strategies, time management, and scholarship and financial aid information. Using a case management approach, counselors provide intervention and guidance to assure needed student services are well coordinated. The counselors have special faculty status and teach interdisciplinary academic success courses / seminars, hold faculty development sessions, and serve as guest lecturers in all our academic programs.
The staff also coordinates new student orientations, graduation activities, annual employment fair, class schedules, leadership development, academic advising, and honors convocation. They also monitor student CPR compliance, work with student organizations to coordinate events, communicate newsworthy information to students via email, complete applications for licensure, register students and process registration changes, maintain the School calendar, monitor academic achievement, post scholarship and employment opportunities, advise students on proper School procedures and guidelines, maintain and enforce School policies and procedures, and update the School’s website and the School’s issue of the Creighton University Catalog.
Office of eLearning and Academic Technology
The Office of eLearning and Academic Technologies (OLAT) is dedicated to excellence in the provision, creation and support of leading edge technology resources to advance the teaching, research and service missions of the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions. In collaboration with our School and University communities, OLAT promotes an institutional culture that fosters creativity, innovation and scholarly reflection in the use of academic technologies to accomplish goals and identify new opportunities.
OLAT provides support for: instructional design, assessment management, academic technologies, computer hardware and software, web development, graphic design, and photography for the School's students, faculty and staff.