WCU utilizes a case-management based approach to actively seek out students having difficulties and/or demonstrating concerning behaviors. The Student Concern Response Team (SCRT) meets regularly to confidentially share information and discuss students that may be going through a difficult situation.
The Division of Student Affairs publication Helping Students is a resource to assist faculty and staff in effort to intervene and mitigate a potential student situation before it becomes a crisis. (Helping Students printable version)
The Student Concern Response Team (SCRT) is charged with ensuring, to the extent possible, coordinated efforts to provide services of University Departments are made available to the involved student(s).
These services can include but are not limited to:
If you are concerned about a student, please call the Office of Student Affairs at 828.227.7234 and you will be directed to appropriate personnel.