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Welcome to the Starfish page for the RIT community! Within this site you will find an overview of the academic alert system, training documentation, and FAQ's.  

We are continuously developing this site and information will be updated regularly; please check back frequently for the newest updates about academic alerts!   

Fall 2191 Academic Progress Reports for RIT Rochester, NY, Dubai, and Croatia Campuses*

Academic Progress survey 2191-1 will open at 7am EDT on Monday September 16th and close at 11pm EDT on Sunday October 6th. 

Academic Progress survey 2191-2 will open at 7am EDT on Monday October 14th and close at 11pm EST on Sunday November 3rd.

Rochester: Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” is Friday November 8th, 2019.
Dubai: Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” is Thursday November 14th, 2019.
Croatia: Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” is Friday November 15th, 2019.

Fall 2191 Academic Progress Reports for Kosovo Campus*

Academic Progress survey 2191-1 will open at 7am CEST on Monday September 30th and close at 11pm CEST on Sunday October 13th. 

Academic Progress survey 2191-2 will open at 7am CET on Monday October 28th and close at 11pm CET on Sunday November 10th.

Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” is Friday November 15th, 2019.

Summer 2188 Academic Progress Surveys for RIT Rochester, NY Campus*

12-Week session

Academic Progress survey 2188-1 will open at 7am on Tuesday May 28th and close at 11pm on Tuesday June 11th. 

Academic Progress survey 2188-2 will open at 7am on Tuesday  July 7th and close at 11pm on Tuesday July 16th.

Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” is Wednesday July 24, 2019.

First 6-Week Session

Academic Progress survey 2188-6wk1 will open at 7am on Tuesday May 28th and close at 11pm on Tuesday June 11th.

Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” is Wednesday June 18, 2019.

Second 6-Week Session

Academic Progress survey 2188-6wk2 will open at 7am on Tuesday July 9th and close at 11pm on Tuesday July 16th.

Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” is Wednesday August 1, 2019.

All 2188 flags will be Cleared on Friday August 16, 2019.

*You can send an academic alert at ANY point in the term by using the "Raise Flag" function.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR INSTRUCTORS:

Starfish Instructor Quick Guide

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Beyond the Alerts

The RIT Starfish newsletter that will provide updates about the system including system enhancements, user resources, and Starfish usage data. 

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Academic Progress Report Information for Instructors: 

How to Complete an Academic Progress Report 

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Starfish allows the course instructor to easily inform a student that they may be at-risk in specific areas within the course.

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Advisors assigned to the student also receive notification of the instructors concern. Instructors and advisors can then take a coordinated approach to help students utilize campus resources and develop an action plan.

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Academic Progress Report allows an instructor to send alerts related to different aspects of academic performance (attendance/participation, low assignments/tests scores, or multiple concerns).

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Each topic identified as a concern will generate an automated

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email that goes directly to the student. We ask that you:

  • Check only ONE box for the performance area of greatest concern
    • Indicate in the comment box any specifics about the alert, including your concerns related to the other performance areas.

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    • (Please note: all comments and messages are stored in Starfish and are disclosable under FERPA.)
    • Selecting more than one box triggers separate emails to the student for each area of concern, resulting in multiple emails.

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Spring 2195 Academic Progress Report Schedule*

Academic Progress Report 2195-1 


Open DateOpen TimeClose DateClose Time
RIT MainMonday, February 3, 20207am ESTSunday, February 23, 202011pm EST
RIT Dubai
RIT Croatia
RIT KosovoMonday, February 10, 20207am CETSunday, February 23, 202011pm CET

Academic Progress Report 2195-2


Open DateOpen TimeClose DateClose TimeLast Day to Withdraw
RIT MainMonday, March 2, 20207am ESTSunday, March 29, 202011pm EDTFriday, April 3, 2020
RIT DubaiThursday, March 26, 2020
RIT CroatiaFriday, April 3, 2020
RIT KosovoMonday, March 9, 20207am CETSunday, March 29, 202011pm CESTFriday, April 3, 2020

All 2195 flags will be Cleared on Monday, May 11, 2020.

*You can send an academic alert at ANY point in the term by using the "Raise Flag" function.



Training and Questions:

Training sessions will be offered through CPD on:

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  • 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00om in CIMS 2160
  • Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 10:00am

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  • March 10,

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Other Resources: