CAS Life Coach

Denita Hoard leans back against a railing while wearing a UMKC alumni shirt

Denita Hoard
Scofield Hall, Room 4
711 East 51st Street
Kansas City, MO 64110

Ph: 816-235-1446
aslifecoach@umkc.edu

Hours for Spring 2019
Mon  10am – 3pm
Wed  10am – 3pm
Thurs  10am – 3pm
Fri  10am – 3pm

Hours for Summer 2019 (beginning May 27)
Mon  11am – 3pm
Tues  11am – 3pm
Wed  11am – 3pm
Thurs  11am – 3pm
Fri  11am – 3pm

Life Coach

The College of Arts and Sciences Life Coach is here to support you in a confidential, judgment free zone as you work toward your academic goals.

Juggling school and life responsibilities can often seem overwhelming. The Life Coach can help you overcome obstacles by working with you to find solutions to the challenges you face both in and out of school and connecting you with other helpful resources.

Things the Life Coach can help with:

  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Guidance with conflict resolution
  • Referrals to campus and community resources, such as:
    • Tutoring
    • Counseling
    • Healthcare services
    • Social services
    • Substance abuse treatment/recovery support
    • Accessibility services

How to schedule an appointment:

  • Log into Blackboard
  • Click the “Connect” tab
  • Select “My Success Network”
  • Locate the Life Coach to see availability & schedule an appointment

Where to find the CAS Life Coach:

Scofield Hall, Room 4
711 E 51st Street
Kansas City, MO 64110
816-235-1446
aslifecoach@umkc.edu