ATA Helpful Info & Links


ATA Virtual Office Hours

Have questions regarding ATA 3099 modules/project, requirements, CLC & other ATA events, etc? You can meet with one of our Peer Mentors via Zoom during our regular office hours. If no one is available during the time that you log in, they will get back to you as soon as their available.

Zoom Link:


ATA Peer Mentors

Brittney Smith

Emily Giron

McKenzie Brewer

Bryan Serrano

Alina Ali

Lesly Maldonado


ATA 3099 on Blackboard (Bb)

ATA 3099 is a career planning success and strategies workshop series designed for new ATA Scholars to help develop and strengthen career readiness and academic skills that lead to success in college and the workforce. 
With the completion of all modules, students should be able to:
     1. Learn the importance of career planning
     2. Identify UHD resources that can help you succeed
     3. Identify career options and personal skills, strengths, & weaknesses

Link to Blackboard


Coaching Appointments

Success Coaches empower students to become self-advocates for their education by developing skills, behaviors, and habits for academic and career success. Our coaches help you identify and overcome academic challenges that you may face as a transfer student.

First semester ATA students are required to attend at least two coaching sessions during the semester; second semester ATA students are required to attend at least one coaching session.

If you need help scheduling an appointment with your success coach or an ATA staff member, click the following link to get instructions. Scheduling Instructions

Andrew Kotchavar

Contact Info: 713-226-5234
Schedule Appointment Link:

Kelsey Ludeman

Contact Info: 713-221-5053
Schedule Appointment Link:


Program Meetings

Monthly program meetings, which are hosted by our Peer Mentors, give ATA students the opportunity to learn about upcoming events & opportunities, hear important announcements, engage with other transfer students.

Meeting Dates:
February 25, 2022 | 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM 
Link to view recording:

March 25, 2022 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Link to view recording:

April 29, 2022 | 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Link to register:

*To receive credit for viewing any previously recorded program meeting, click the link or scan the QR code below to fill out & submit the Program Meeting Feedback Survey.


ATA Scholarships

Spring 2022 scholarship applications are due Monday, March 28th at 10:00 AM. 
If you have questions about scholarships, please contact your Academic Success Coach or Peer Mentor.


CLC Connection

Career Learning Communities (CLCs) are organized by career industry, not by major. CLCs provide students with a supportive environment to continue your career exploration, and build career-specific skills and competencies. To register for CLC events visit our CampusGroups Events page.

Missed a CLC Event? No worries, you can view past events by clicking one of the links below. Past events can also be viewed on our YouTube page. Make sure you submit the CLC Connection Reflection form to get credit for completing the requirement. Access the reflections form via the QR code to the right. → 

Below are links to our past CLCs that you may view and are also located on our YouTube channel.


Track Your ATA Progress

Click on your cohort button below for a list of which ATA requirements you have completed/not completed.


ATA Newsletters

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ATA Program Contacts

You may schedule an appointment with ATA staff by clicking the link below their name.

Krysti Turnquest - ATA Project Director

Ashley Rosebrough - ATA Program Manager