Student Services


Sarah Gager
Dean of Student Services

Mission statement

The Office of the Dean Students is committed to excellence in student services by serving as a guide, facilitator and advocate for all college services. By virtue of this, the office we will play an instrumental role in the development of an environment that fosters awareness of a holistic approach to student success.

We also help students navigate college services by consulting extensively with faculty and staff across the College as guided by the NVCC Student Handbook. Learn more about:

Continuing notice of nondiscrimination

Naugatuck Valley Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, political belief, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or criminal record. The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Jacquie Swanson, Associate Director of Human Resources/Title IX Coordinator, Room K704, Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708; 203-575-8043. Robert Divjak, Director of Facilities/Section 504/ADA Coordinator, Room C216, Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708; 203-575-8235.