The Appalachian State University campus is currently operating under SPECIAL conditions.

Coronavirus information

The university remains open, with emergency management protocols activated and operational modifications and precautions in place to support social distancing. In-person instruction has transitioned to a system of alternative course delivery. View the latest information on the App State Coronavirus Information website. Read the latest update posted 3/27/2020 at 5:59 p.m.

Read the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response.

Posted 12:17pm, March 19, 2020. Updated 3:12pm on March 24, 2020.

Skill Building for Student Affairs Staff


Unless noted otherwise, all rooms in Plemmons Student Union
Sessions on Wednesdays from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
All Staff Invited

Date Topic/Text Presenter Room
September 18th How to take classes in addition to your job? Heather Strine-Patterson Linville Gorge (242)
October 16th What is Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)? Carolyn Bosley Linville Gorge (242)
November 20th Budgeting Your Money/Financial Planning Matt Dull Linville Gorge (242)
December 18th How to Prepare for Conferences and Presentations? Alex Howard JET Building Room 387
January 15th Estate Planning/Caring for Elderly Parents (Power of Attorney) Karla Rusch Roan Mtn. (122)
February 19th What things do I need to start to Buy a House? Erin Bunton Roan Mtn. (122)
March 18th When is it time to leave your position or the University? Derrick McReynolds Linn Cove (413)
April 15th What is Excel and how do I use it? Margaret Bumgarner Linn Cove (413)