COVID-19 Updates:

Starfish for Faculty

Starfish is an appointment scheduling tool that allows your students to schedule meetings with you online (Starfish CONNECT). Starfish is furthermore designed to improve communication between you and your students at pre-determined touch points during the semester (Starfish EARLY ALERT).


Starfish CONNECT (Appointment Scheduling)

  • Allows students 24/7 accessibility to schedule meetings during your office hours
  • Connects with Outlook so student appointments show on your Outlook calendar
  • Decreases meeting request emails and phone calls from students
  • Provides the ability to set up individual meetings or group meetings
  • Students receive confirmation and reminder emails about the meeting


Starfish EARLY ALERT (Retention Tool)  

  • Increases communication between faculty and students
  • Provides personalized feedback to students about their academic progress the moment a tracking item is raised
  • Catches students early in the semester to provide them opportunities to improve
  • Gives the ability to provide praise to students
  • Outreach also provided by advisors and other campus departments


Need assistance?

Submit a request by logging into Starfish or request help through the IT Helpdesk.