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College Center, Room 130
Office Supervisor: 970.339.6450
Student Leadership and Development Office
Student Leadership and Development’s mission is to support student learning in their experience at Aims by providing high-impact co-curricular programs and services that predict academic success and completion.
Programs and Services
The Student Leadership and Development Office is committed to serving as a resource for Aims students as well as supporting student activities. The office provides opportunities for students to gain valuable experiences in planning and implementing activities and programs. Students meet new and interesting people and participate in activities that often have a lasting effect on both the campus and the individual. Student Leadership and Development encompasses a broad range of programs and services designed with the student as the priority.
Associated Students of Aims Community College - ASACC is a student organization whose membership includes all Aims students. This organization serves the students at Aims by addressing student concerns and student-related campus issues and by coordinating student activities. The organization is governed by the Student Government Association with representation from the Greeley, Fort Lupton, Loveland, and Windsor campuses.
Student Government Association - The SGA provides a student voice in campus decision making processes and brings student concerns to the forefront of campus operations. This group provides input on student life issues to the college administration and the Aims Board of Trustees. Additionally, this board assists in chartering and working with student clubs and organizations. Student activities that complement the educational aspect of college life are coordinated by this team as well. These activities include: Fall-In, Veteran’s events, suicide prevention programs, The Great American Smoke Out, Health & Resource Fairs, faculty lectures, clothing and toiletry drives, the Human2Human Social Inclusiveness Series, and more.
Chartered Student Clubs and Organizations - Included are academic, honors, social, and civic groups. Get involved by contacting the Student Leadership and Development Office for a current listing of chartered clubs and organizations or go to www.aims.edu/student/studentlife/clubs
Graduation Ceremony - One graduation is held each year at the conclusion of the spring semester for all students earning degrees and certificates during the academic year.
Graphic Services - Available to the ASACC Board and recognized student clubs/organizations to give students an opportunity to work with a Media Specialist/graphic artist to develop promotional materials, brochures, signs, and web pages.
Honors Programs - Included is the Distinguished Scholar Awards program, Academic Excellence Week, Academic Honors Ceremony, Beta Kappa Lambda - the Aims chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, Aims English Honors Club, and Veterans National Honor Society-SALUTE.
National Society of Leadership and Success - This organization helps students discover and achieve their goals. The Society offers life-changing lectures from the nation’s leading presenters and a community where like-minded, success-oriented individuals come together and help one another succeed.
Study Lounges - Lounges are located in Westview, Ed Beaty Hall, Horizon Hall, and the Allied Health and Sciences Building.
Student ID - The Aims Student ID is the official identification card for all members of the student community. It functions as a library card, gymnasium pass, Learning Commons card, testing center pass and includes benefits in the surrounding community including student discounts. All students are expected to obtain an Aims Student ID card after registering for courses for their first term at Aims. Bring a copy of your class schedule and photo ID to the Student Leadership and Development Office, Room 130 in the College Center or the Front Desk at Loveland/Fort Lupton campuses to obtain a free student ID.
Parking - Vehicular parking is available on campus in designated lots with a parking permit. Parking regulations are enforced by the Department of Public Safety and Security.
Students at Aims are required to have a parking permit for all cars or motorcycles they will be parking on campus. Parking permits are required at the Greeley, Windsor and Fort Lupton campuses. Any student visiting those campuses must have a permit or they risk being ticketed. The permit is free to the student and provides an added level of security for our campus population.
Permits may be obtained by:
- Completing a parking permit form
- Bringing a valid photo I.D. and vehicle license plate number, make, model and color, to:
- Greeley: To the Student Leadership and Development Office, College Center 130
- Loveland, Fort Lupton, and Windsor: To the front desk at the campus.
For more information about parking permits, contact the Student Leadership and Development Office at 970.339.6225 or 970.339.6450. For parking information, contact the Safety and Security Coordinator at 970.339.6474.
Student Mediation, Assistance, and Advocacy Program (MAAP)
The Student Mediation, Assistance, and Advocacy Program (MAAP) is designed to assist students in seeking an informal resolution to a complaint, issue, concern, or problem with a College employee, College department, another student or an instructional situation as described in 5-601C. Contact the Student Leadership and Development Office in College Center, Room 130, for assistance.
A student ombudsman is available to help you with instructional or interpersonal problems. You can find this resource in College Center, Room 130.