Student Success

As you engage with faculty and staff at Coastal, you will quickly recognize that our commitment to support you goes well beyond typical southern hospitality. What you experience at Coastal is a shared philosophy and culture centered around each individual student and their success. As you embark on this journey with us, you will start to recognize some of the units that will help you along the way, and that exemplify this commitment to student success for every student, every time.


One Guide Throughout your Journey...

Students at Coastal are paired with a career and academic advisor to guide them throughout the college experience. This guide, a COMPASS Advisor, empowers you to explore and develop sound academic plans that align career goals and academic experiences with educational goals, personal values, and skills. Your advisor will connect with you as you first step in the College, and will help you discover your potential, purpose, and passion. For more information, click on the link below.

COMPASS Career & Academic Advising


Supporting you Every Step of the Way...

Our rigorous classes will challenge you academically...we promise! Just as we are committed to challenging you, we are also committed to supporting you! The Academic Tutoring and Instruction Center (ATTIC) & the Writing Center will provide academic support in the form of individual & small group tutoring facilitated by peer tutors, supplemental instruction for select courses, & one-on-one in-depth writing coaching. For more information, visit the links below.

The Attic

Writing Center


Enriching Engagement Opportunities...

As a student at Coastal Georgia, you can take advantage of countless opportunities in order to engage in meaningful and enriching activities that will help to prepare you for life in the workforce. These enriching and high-impact practices include service-learning, undergraduate research, and internship opportunities, as well as capstone courses and projects. For additional information, please connect with your COMPASS Advisor, and click on the link below.


Contact Information:
Dr. German Vargas
Assistant Vice President for Academic Student Engagement, Associate Professor of Mathematics