Invited & Welcomed Outcome Statements

  • All students feel a sense of belonging and feel a part of the SRJC Community

  • All students are introduced to campus activities, support services, and academic programs

  • All students' skills, talents, abilities & experiences are recognized

  • All students have the opportunity to contribute on campus and feel their contributions are appreciated


Student Support (Re)Defined Research


  • Creating connections between students and the institution.

  • Cultivating relationships that underscore how students’ involvement with the college community can contribute to their academic and personal success.

  • Students feel like they are part of the college community.

  • Providing students with opportunities to contribute to and enrich the college culture and community.
  • Students’ skills, talents, abilities and experiences are recognized; they have opportunities to contribute on campus and feel their contributions are appreciated.



Sample SRJC Activities in the Invited & Welcomed Domain



  • Icebreakers on the First Day
  • Learning students' names; using name cards
  • Wearing visible name badges to identify staff that can help students
  • CalWorks
  • EOPS
  • Foster Youth/Bear Cub Scholars
  • Learning Communities
  • Student Success Coaches
  • MESA
  • Counseling
  • Dream Center
  • Student Ambassadors
  • Student Outreach
  • Veteran's Services
  • Welcome Center


SRJC Student Survey Questions related to the Invited & Welcomed Domain

1. I feel welcome at SRJC. 

2. Because of my personal experiences I feel isolated at SRJC. 

3.  I experience a sense of community at SRJC. 

4. My instructors make me feel welcome to discuss things with them outside of the classroom.