Campus Resources

Trinity IDP for Adult Learners: The landing page for Trinity IDP students, complete with information on specialized resources and financial support.

Counseling and Wellness Center: A free, on-campus safe space to voice mental health and wellness concerns with a professional counselor.

Dean of Students Office: An office equipped to provide students with general counseling and academic advising.

 

Professional Associations and Networking Groups

CAEL: A non-profit organization that aims to improve accessibility to education for adult learners.

AAACE: An organization in support of lifelong learning that works to “provide leadership for the adult and continuing education.”

NODA: An organization that hosts multiple networks and online resources tailored to the needs of non-traditional students.

 

Discrimination and Legal Resources

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission: “The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is responsible for enforcing federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.”

OCR:  The Office of Civil Rights: Website hosted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that hosts information on and enforces one’s civil rights regarding a large index of topics.

Find Law: Age Discrimination: Provides an overview of how workplace age discrimination is legally defined.

Department of Labor: Age Discrimination: Webpage compilation of laws pertaining to age discrimination.

 

Additional Resources

ANTSHE: A resource that aims to provide resources and support for non-traditional students, as well as build a network amongst their advisors.

back2college: A resource tailored towards adult students pursuing on-campus and online degree programs.

Adult Student: How to find time for distance learning: An informative webpage that recommends methods for more active nontraditional students to make time for learning.

Alpha Sigma Lambda: An honor society who aims to “assist adult learners financially while earning an undergraduate degree.”

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