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Office of Student Success

Your Success Matters to Us.

Our Student Success Team is here to help.

When you become a student at Capital, you join an inclusive campus environment designed to support your development as a successful student and thriving person. Through all the ups and downs of the college experience, Student Success is here to support you.

Located in Yochum Hall, the Student Success Office acts as our hub and can serve as your gateway to connection with all the resources Capital has to offer.

Student Success Services

  • Building relationships with students for 1:1 support
  • Connecting students to campus and academic resources
  • Assisting students with transitions to college life
  • Coaching students through challenges and barriers
  • Collaborative planning with students to achieve personal goals

Our faculty and staff care about you and want to see you succeed, so we encourage them to contact Student Success if they think you may benefit from support. In these cases, we’ll most likely reach out to you to see what support you may need. If we reach out, don’t worry. We just want to make sure we’re offering all the help we can.

Of course, you are also welcome to reach out to us directly if you are looking for support. If you have a question and don’t know where to turn, start with Student Success. Stop by the first floor of Yochum Hall or contact us to set up a meeting.

Hours of Service
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am – 5 pm
134 Yochum Hall
614-236-6871 | 

For students starting at Capital in Fall 2022 or later, you may work with a member of the Student Success team as your primary advisor. Your success advisor is here to be your first point of contact for all matters related to your time at Capital, from admission to graduation. Wondering who your advisor is? View the “Student Planning” page in myCap to find your advisor.

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Student Success Team

Joel Ashley, Director
Phone: 614-236-6871
Office: Yochum Hall 134

Zuma Ikharo, Success Advisor
Phone: 614-236-6692
Office: Yochum Hall 116 

Suani Nkozi, Success Advisor
Phone: 614-236-6689
Office: Yochum Hall 114

Beth Pittman, Success Advisor
Phone: 614-236-6502
Office: Yochum Hall 136

Nora Flanagan, Graduate Assistant

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Student Resource Guide

We want to make your life on campus easier, and your education more rewarding. Looking for a particular kind of help or wondering what’s available? Start here.

See our Student Resource Guide

Looking for Academic Success? Located in the Blackmore Library, Academic Success provides a variety of services designed to support your classroom learning, including peer tutoring, academic coaching, writing support, and supplemental instruction.