Starfish Connect

Starfish Connect at Community College of Philadelphia


Starfish Connect, the College's new Academic Early Alert system is a communication tool for students, faculty and staff at the College, designed to provide students with feedback about academic performance.

Students, faculty and support staff can navigate through this site to find information about logging into Starfish Connect, updating profiles, issuing or responding to early alerts, and more.

Why Starfish Connect?

What is an Early Alert System, and why are we using it?

Why Starfish Connect?

For Students

Getting started with Starfish, how to use early alerts, FAQs, and more.

For Students

For Faculty/Staff

Getting started with Starfish, faculty-specific resources, and support staff resources.

New and Announcements

August 18, 2016

Student Success Plans can be created to help a student get back on track academically or stay on track. These plans can be created by faculty, advisors, counselors and other student support staff. The plans will be electronic and can be accessed through Starfish Connect.

August 18, 2016

Starting with the Spring 2016 term, Starfish Connect will include 3 types of counseling referrals and 5 types of learning lab referrals.

Counseling
  • Career/Transfer
  • Emotional/Personal
  • Academic/Classroom Concerns
  • Flags for attendance concern, low quiz/test grades and missing/late assignments can still be raised; however, if you feel a student can benefit from meeting with a counselor, you may also want to use one of the referrals above.
Learning Lab
  • CIS
  • Math/Business
  • Reading/Writing
  • Science
  • General Learning Lab