It is the aim of the Student Development division to support the teaching and learning mission of the College. Each part of the Division uniquely and collaboratively contributes to the successful fulfillment of the mission of the whole Division. This mission is to be a catalyst for change and innovation as the college intensifies its focus on student success and completion. The Division also strives to have the most engaged, satisfied, and successful community college student body in the state of Ohio. Each group creates actionable initiatives that will impact this vision.
The Division's goals and priorities always connect and impact the overarching Institutional Strategic Priorities of the College:
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The Admissions team is one of the outreach arms of Sinclair College, focused on recruiting and enrolling new students who are looking to achieve college and career goals. The Admissions team is located in the lowest level of Building 10 on the Dayton Campus. Our team of enrollment experts work with students and families to explore academic programs, tour campus, talk through enrollment steps, and complete the student orientation process.
The primary goal of the office of Financial Aid and Scholarships is to provide financial assistance to students who, without such aid, would be unable to attend college.
The International Education Office assists international, and ESL students with admissions and enrollment provide information to these students on immigration-related issues and practical matters and deliver new student orientation. The Office also coordinates study abroad programs works with international partners and provides international programming to the campus community throughout the year.
The Enrollment Operations staff in Sinclair’s Welcome Center, located on the first floor of Building 10 on the Dayton Campus, serves current and new students. Our highly trained team of enrollment experts are here to greet students, answer their questions, and provide academic and financial support and services to them so they may continue to make progress and succeed in their chosen academic goal.
The Office of Registration and Student Records is responsible for the collection, administration, maintenance, processing, and distribution of information. As the official custodian of student academic records, the Office of Registration determines the access and distribution of those records, based on College policy, state and federal laws, and is involved in the interpretation of academic policies as they relate to students.
The Strategic Marketing & Communication department is responsible for the development and implementation of the college's marketing, advertising, social media, branding and brand awareness.
The mission of Student Affairs is to provide Sinclair students and the campus community with exceptional guidance and assistance as they work to achieve their goals.
Student Enrichment Programs connects area people and businesses to the educational programs and resources they need to help their communities grow. We provide early education opportunities for high school students, community outreach programs for special audiences, college preparation resources, and high school dropout recovery services. We work to give local communities every opportunity for a better future.
University Partnerships develops and fosters clear transfer pathways for students who plan to continue their education beyond Sinclair. High-quality transfer partnerships have been established with a number of public and private universities to ensure students experience a successful pathway to a bachelor’s degree.