The College provides an orientation for all new students and their parents prior to the opening of fall and spring semesters. The program, involving administration, faculty, and student leaders, is designed to acquaint both students and parents with the traditions, expectations, and resources of the Roberts Wesleyan College community.
The Career Services office aims to help students understand how their interests, abilities, experiences, and values influence their career choices. The staff is available to assist students with their career planning. The office has a structured program designed to help the students identify career goals and objectives. Students may utilize resources such as our online career assessments, workshops, class seminars, and books located in the Career Resource Center. In addition, they may seek individual career advisement to discuss potential options and internship opportunities.
Also, the office provides opportunities for placement into employment or graduate school. Recruiters from area businesses and organizations, school districts, and colleges nationwide come to campus each year to meet with students about employment or career opportunities. Several career programs are scheduled throughout the year to encourage career exploration and placement.
Chapel/Spiritual Life Program
The Roberts Wesleyan College chapel is a community event. Students and faculty share together in the leadership of chapel. The chapel services and other spiritual life programs are directed by the College Chaplain who is assisted by an all-college Spiritual Life Committee which functions in an advisory capacity.
The chapel program offers chapels on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 11:00 - 11:50 a.m. Students are required to attend a set number of chapels each semester. Small group meetings are also available and are led by students, staff, and faculty.
Students often seek formal and informal help in areas of personal need. The Health and Counseling Service Fee subsidizes a professional counseling staff that can assess needs and assist with personal growth and resolutions.
Services for Students with Disabilities
A variety of support services are available to assist students with disabilities. The Learning Center coordinates these services which include facility access, learning assistance, academic modifications, support, and career guidance.