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Student Services

Student Services

Student Services

We take pride in making sure our students have everything they need to be successful at CityU. If you are a current student, the following is some information you will need and want to know during your time here.

If you want to go directly to the Student Portal, please go here.

Still not finding what you’re looking for? Email info@cityu.edu.

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Academic Schedule

For information on your individual course start dates, visit the student portal.

Summer Quarter 2017

July 1 – September 30, 2017

Last Day of Self-Service Registration June 20, 2017
Late Registration for 10 & 5 week-one sessions June 21, 2017 – Forward
First Day of Quarter July 1, 2017
Canada Day (Canadian Holiday) July 1, 2017
Independence Day (U.S. Holiday) July 4, 2017
Late Registration for 5 week-two sessions July 20, 2017 – Forward
Civic/Provincial Day (Canadian Holiday) August 7, 2017
Last Day to Officially Withdraw from Class 80% mark of the course
Labor Day (U.S. and Canadian Holiday) September 4, 2017
Last Day of Quarter September 30, 2017

Session Start Dates for Refunds – does not correlate to first day of class

10 & 5 week-one session July 10, 2017
5 week-two session August 21, 2017
CE1 July 1, 2017
CE2 August 1, 2017
CE3 September 1, 2017

Fall Quarter 2017

October 1 – December 31, 2017

Last Day of Self-Service Registration September 20, 2017
Late Registration for 10 & 5 week-one sessions September 21, 2017 – Forward
First Day of Quarter October 1, 2017
Thanksgiving (Canadian Holiday) October 9, 2017
Late Registration for 5 week-two sessions October 20, 2017- Forward
Veterans Day (U.S. Holiday) November 10, 2017
Remembrance Day (Canadian Holiday) November 10, 2017
Thanksgiving (U.S. Holiday) Nov 23-24, 2017
Last Day to Officially Withdraw from Class 80% mark of the course
Last Day of Quarter December 31, 2017

Session Start Dates for Refunds – does not correlate to first day of class

10 & 5 week-one session October 2, 2017
5 week-two session November 13, 2017
CE1 October 1, 2017
CE2 November 1, 2017
CE3 December 1, 2017

Winter Quarter 2018

January 1 – March 31, 2018

Last Day of Self-Service Registration December 20, 2017
Late Registration for 10 & 5  Sessions December 21, 2017 – Forward
First Day of Quarter January 1, 2018
New Year’s Day (U.S. & Canada) Observed January 1, 2018
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (U.S. Holiday) January 15, 2018
Late Registration for 5 Week-two sessions July 20, 2018- Forward
Presidents Day (U.S. Holiday) February 19, 2018
Family Day (Alberta Holiday) February 19, 2018
Last Day to Officially Withdraw from Class 80% mark of the course
Last Day of Quarter March 31, 2018

Session Start Dates for Refunds – does not correlate to first day of class

10 & 5 week-one sessions January 8, 2018
5 week two sessions February 19, 2018
CE 1 January 1, 2018
CE 2 February 1, 2018
CE 3 March 1, 2018

Spring Quarter 2018

April 1 – June 30, 2018

Last Day of Self-Service Registration March 20, 2018
Late Registration for 10 & 5 week-one sessions March 21, 2018 – Forward
First Day of Quarter April 1, 2018
Late Registration for 5 week-two Sessions April 20, 2018- Forward
Victoria Day (Canadian Holiday) May 21, 2018
Last Day to Officially Withdraw from Class 80% mark of the course
Memorial Day (U.S. Holiday) May 28, 2018
Last Day of Quarter June 30, 2018

Session Start Dates for Refunds – does not correlate to first day of class

10 & 5 Week-one Session April 2, 2018
5 Week-one Session May 14, 2018
CE 1 April 1, 2018
CE 2 May 1, 2018
CE 3 June 1, 2018

Career Center

CityU’s Career Center provides students and alumni assistance with job searches, writing resumes, building interview skills, career planning and counseling. Additionally, CityU students can access career information via the Student Portal.

Online Career Management Community
The nation’s top career authors and experts to share tips, tools and best practices you can use to manage your career and job searches. Learn the skills you need to have a successful career strategy through these webinars presented by the CityU Alumni Association.

Professional Networking and Events

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Commencement

Visit CityU’s Commencement page for full details on CityU’s upcoming Commencement.

Counseling Center

Counselors at CityU’s Counseling Center provide the support you need to address your concerns. Counselors here can address personal issues from stress, to depression, to grieving and loss. To learn more or schedule an appointment, call 206.239.4760.

Confidential
CityU’s Counseling Center is staffed with trained professional who provide compassionate services in a safe, confidential environment. Your privacy is protected here.

Convenient
The Counseling Center is located at the Seattle campus, with day and evening appointments available.

Qualified
Master of Arts in Counseling students provide you with counseling services in a professional, supervised setting. Our counseling service is directed and supervised by Karen Langer, M.Ed., LMHC (Licensed Mental Health Counselor).

Affordable
Fees are based on the ability to pay and start at $5 per session. The average cost is about $25.

Housing

CityU offers housing a few blocks away from its Seattle campus. To view the details, visit this residence hall page.

Library Services

CityU librarians work closely with your instructors to ensure the resources you need are available to you when you need them. Resources and services include:

  • Full-text journal articles in online databases;
  • E-books;
  • A guide on how to use APA style;
  • Learning units in Blackboard designed with faculty, to help locate information needed for assignments.

For a full list of resources, visit the CityU Library Website, or ask a CityU librarian if you cannot find what you are looking for.

The Vi Tasler Library at City University of Seattle

521 Wall St., Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98121
Map

Phone:
800-526-4269 | 206-239-4550

Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Ordering Transcripts

There are two options for obtaining your official transcript from CityU.

1)  You can complete THIS FORM and request your official CityU Transcript.

OR

2) You can go to this Student Clearinghouse website and request an official transcript by clicking on the “Order-Track-Verify” button in the upper right corner. Click on “Order or Track a Transcript.” Select City University of Seattle from the drop down menu and complete the request.

Transcripts cost a nominal fee. For more information, about ordering official or non-official transcripts please email info@cityu.edu or call 206.239.4520 ext. 4512.

University Book Store

Books for CityU courses are available through the University Book Store, located at 4326 University Way NE, Seattle, WA, with branches throughout the Puget Sound area. Students can purchase materials in-person or online, and pick them up at any University Book Store branch or have them shipped directly to their home address.

A complete list of required and recommended resources for every CityU course is available through the Course Resources section on CityU’s library website.

Book Buyback
The University District location of the University Book Store buys back used books year round. To sell back books, students must bring a photo ID and proof of enrollment in CityU courses. A course schedule or an unofficial transcript can serve as proof of enrollment. Visit the buyback page or call 1.800.335.READ to learn more.

Financial Aid
Eligible students can charge books to CityU’s University Book Store account and costs will be deducted from their financial aid disbursement. Contact finaid@cityu.edu for more information about this option.

Third-party Billing
Students who currently have third-party billing established with the CityU business office will continue to have this arrangement available.

Canadian Students
Students in Canada can order books through the CityU Canada Bookstore.

Internships

CityU’s academic credit internships are designed to match qualified students searching for practical on-the-job training with employers in the Pacific Northwest seeking highly-motivated interns to carry out real world projects and assignments.

Academic internships are available to undergraduates and graduate students. Before applying to an internship program, you will be required to meet with your academic advisor to review prerequisites and other qualifications. For more information about School of Management academic credit internships, please email CityU’s director of internship programs, Kathy Cox.

How it Works

Academic credit internships are available to both undergraduates and graduate students. Before applying to the internship program, you will be required to meet with academic advisor to review prerequisites and other qualifications. We also require that you meet with the CityU Career Center staff for a skills assessment and to help find the right internship for you.

Internship Hours
Undergraduates are required to intern 150 hours or approximately 15 hours per week and will be awarded 5 quarter hour credits upon successful completion.

Graduate students are required to intern 90 hours or 9 hours per week and will be awarded 3 quarter hour credits upon successful completion.

Availability
Internships are available each quarter. The specific days and hours will be arranged based on the needs of the host organization.

MBA Emphasis Areas
In addition to other program internships, each MBA emphasis area offers an internship area which are listed below.

  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Human Resources
  • General Management
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • IT Management
  • Change Leadership
  • Sustainable business

Process

  • Talk with your academic advisor and complete the internship application provided by him or her.
  • Email the Career Center to schedule a time for a career skills assessment and review potential ways to find internships. We recommend that current students and alumni sign up to our internal networking web portal for potential internship and job postings.
  • Meet with the internship coordinator in your department to assess whether the internship opportunities available fit your career goals and academic requirements.
  • Complete internship agreement documentation with signatures from your academic advisor and departmental internship coordinator.

Student Portal

If you are a CityU student and looking for more information about day-to-day activities; Blackboard support; university announcements; scholarship forms; program or faculty information, please go to the Student Portal.

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