The following table represents a collection of campus climate issues that have been raised by multiple constituencies in the Pitzer Community. Many of these issues have been discussed in meetings with students, faculty, staff, trustees, parents, and alumni. Possible solutions have been listed, and where appropriate, point people have been determined to explore suggested solutions. A number of these issues (items 1-9 in the table) stem from a letter from concerned students of color submitted to the president, board, faculty executive committee, and alumni. The original student letter can be viewed here.

Issue 1

for students later this semester to provide timely, effective assessment and intervention to people in time of crisis and ensure continuous, quality access to professional behavioral health and wellness services.
  • Monsour Counseling and Psychological Services offered additional weekly evening hours until 7 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
  • One additional staff therapist was hired to provide 24 additional hours per week for the remainder of the spring semester.
  • Point Person(s)

    7C Presidents Council


    1. completed
    2. completed
    3. completed
    4. in progress
    5. in progress
    6. in progress