Welcome to the Student Success Center

Let me help you create your positive college outcome!

I can assist you in determining your academic, personal, and professional goals. Together we can explore ways to develop special strategies for your success and to make informed choices regarding your collegiate programs using Degree Works and MyVU.

I look forward to assisting you on your college path to success!


A proud VUJ alum, Val received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from USI. She has thirty years’ experience in the business world including Retail Management, Accounting, Information Technology & Training, as well as Banking. Part of the VUJ staff for three years, she was most recently the Distance Ed Proctor. She spends her leisure time with her 2 kids, 2dogs, and 1 husband.


  Student Success Coordinators:

  • Assist students in determining their academic, personal, and professional goals

  • Explore ways to aid students in developing special strategies for success

  • Help learners to make informed choices regarding collegiate programs

  • Support scholars with advisement and course placement

  • Educate students with Degree Works and MyVU trainings

  • Collaborate with faculty for classroom trainings on Degree Works and BlackBoard