To provide all MRU students with the elite customer service and individual attention needed along with the tools and guidance to help them be able to confront and resolve any issues that may occur during their studies. To assist our students in attaining the Academic Excellence and Training needed to be a successful graduate of MRU!
The Office of Academic Advisement & Student Success is available to all enrolled students at any time to discuss academic issues and challenges that may occur throughout their time at the University. The Office is designed to implement the most effective methods, strategies and skills needed to provide students with options and alternatives to help resolve their specific Academic Issues or Concerns in a way that will allow students to be proactive with their studies.
The Office is dedicated to all students, faculty and staff, resulting in a high student retention rate for the University by providing proper resources needed to help resolve their questions and concerns, such as WellConnect.
WellConnect is a service provided to all MRU students that are seeking advice from a licensed counselor. This is a confidential 24/7, telephone service. This student support program is a confidential, voluntary counseling and resource referral service provided free of charge to students and their household members.
Counseling Available 24/7:
Free Counseling Service Available through WellConnect!URL
FREE/CONFIDENTIAL & AVAILABLE 24/7
Phone Number: 866-640-4777
School Code: email firstname.lastname@example.org for school code
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Senior Director of the Office of Academic Advisement & Student Success
With over 15 years of experience in Higher Education and Academic Advising, it is no wonder why her students get the guidance and direction they need. It is her passion and commitment to her students that make her an asset to any institution. She started her career in Education in 2001 when she graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Barry University. After her first few years as a fourth and fifth grade teacher, she transitioned into higher education with roles in Admissions, Director of Education & Student Affairs and Senior Academic Advisor for the University of Miami. In 2017, she keenly accepted the opportunity to bring her skills, service and expertise to Miami Regional University where she worked on creating and building an Academic Advising Office. She has implemented the most effective methods, strategies and skills needed to provide students with elite customer service along with resources to assist them in resolving their specific academic issues. She has done this in a way that will allow students to be proactive with their studies in order to reach academic success.
Assistant Academic Advisor
With over a decade of experience in higher education, Andrison “Andy” Bigay is the new Assistant Academic Advisor. He will be working with our MRU students to help maximize their academic performance. Andy believes that here in MRU, we are establishing the next set of passionate, responsible, and knowledgeable medical professionals in our community with what we contribute to our students. Andy’s previous work experience involved guiding students as an intake advisor for the Miami Dade College Revest program. He worked directly with the south Florida refugee community, where he worked to better their lives. Andy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Miami Dade College.