Timeline for Compass Implementation

Timeline may be subject to change as the implementation progresses. (Last Updated: September 2017)

Major Milestone Target Date Status
Design and test the platform -- --
EAB kick-off demonstration of SSC platform 1/18/17 Complete
SSC implementation team customizes design and functionality of the platform 5/1/17 Complete
Campus test site available/EAB training for sandbox users 5/9/17 Complete
Brand system for UW-Platteville (Compass) and develop communication strategy for upcoming year 8/31/17 Complete
Site testing and feedback 9/1/17 In progress
Campus production site available 9/28/17 In progress
Initiate 50-person (30 faculty, 20 professional staff) pilot fo aadvising and proactive interventions -- --
EAB training for Deans/Department Chairs on Institutional Reports  and professional advisors for Advising Center functions 8/30/17 Complete
Academic Intervention Team uses reports to develop fall semester interventions 8/31/17 In progress
EAB training for pilot faculty advisor group 9/30/17  
Pilot advisor group uses Compass for spring advisement cycle 11/15/17  
Training for pilot group on early alert functions 1/31/18  
Early Alert function available to pilot group of faculty, academic coaches, and student success offices. 1/31/18  
Expand user base by 30 additional faculty -- --
Training for new users (February – March 2018) 3/31/17  
At least 80 advisors use Compass for fall advisement cycle 4/30/18  
Explore use of the system’s “success markers” and predictive analytic capabilities. 6/30/18  


Compass: Get Involved

How can I get involved?

For more information about Compass, or to volunteer for the pilot phase of the project, please contact Karen McLeer, Director of Retention and Academic Support (mcleerk@uwplatt.edu or 608.342.1081)

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