Students

What Do C4S Students Have to Say?

  • I love having uninterrupted time with my coach.
  • My coach listens and helps me work through problems.
  • I have learned how to stand up for myself.
  • I like the close relationship I have with my coach.
  • I can talk to my coach about anything.
  • I feel like my coach knows what I am going through.
  • I have learned how to talk to my teachers.
  • I feel more connected to MCC.

The Connect 4 Success Program invites applications from past and current students to travel and be a part of a delegation to present at the upcoming American Association for Community Colleges (AACC) Conference. Travel expenses will be covered through a student scholarship.   Download the information flyer here. Want to apply? Download the application here.

Students who qualify to participate in Connect 4 Success (C4S) are paired with a coach who provides one-on-one support for managing the challenges of college. There are no agendas or set goals; instead, you are encouraged to question, share, and explore ideas with a caring listener. You decide what you want to focus on; your coach is there to support you.

How is Connect 4 Success helpful?

  • Your coach/advocate is there encouraging & helping you transition to college.
  • C4S can improve your chances to succeed in your courses.

What Are Students' Responsibilities?

  • Make a commitment to meet with your C4S coach at least six times a semester.
  • Cancel an appointment if you cannot make it.
  • Work on achieving goals that you set.
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How Do Students Get Involved?

  • Students are invited to participate by enrolling in two developmental courses during the same semester.
  • A letter of invitation will be sent to the student's home address.
  • A letter will be given to students in their math class.
  • An e-mail will be sent to the students Maricopa Google Account.
  • Students are encouraged to contact their C4S Coach as soon as possible.

Who can I contact if I have additional questions?

Send an email to connect4success@mcmail.maricopa.edu. Include the following information:

Your name
Phone number

Or contact Dr. Janet Felton at 480-461-7500.