Starfish

Starfish by Hobsons

What is Starfish?

Starfish Solutions is a retention solution program that helps to create an online student success environment, facilitating programs such as counseling and advising, tutoring, mentoring, and others–with the aim of improving student success and retention. See a summary and explanation of workflow here.

Some of the features of Starfish include:

  • Viewing support networks for your courses
  • Receiving early alerts for academic concerns and praise for a job well done
  • Getting electronic referrals and other messages
  • Viewing and following academic plans
  • Signing up online for appointments with course instructors, counselors and advisors
  • and Faculty can submit progress reports in real time and connect students to appropriate campus offices

 

How to Access Starfish

Log into Starfish

Once students log into Starfish it is strongly recommended that they update their profile with a picture and review/update their email address and phone number to ensure accuracy. Students can also select the small cell phone icon in their profile to receive text alerts (regular messaging and data rates may apply).

 

Fall 2018 Progress Survey Dates and Deadlines

13-18 week length courses: Survey opens 9/17/18 and closes 10/11/18.

8-12 week length classes (second session): Survey opens 11/11/18 and closes 11/17/18.

 

Fall 2018 Open Labs and One-on-Ones

Click here to see what Starfish can do for you, then email StarfishFaculty@Craftonhills.edu 
to set up a personal walk through. You can also sign up for Open Lab appointments at https://sbccdde.simplybook.me/sheduler/manage 

 

Monthly Starfish Summary Newsletters

 

Questions about Starfish?

Instructional Faculty- Contact StarfishFaculty@Craftonhills.edu 
Counseling and Student Support Staff- Contact Yancie Carter at ycarter@valleycollege.edu or 909-384-8972; or Yecica Bernardo at ybernardo@sbccd.cc.ca.us