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Starfish Early Alert

Early Alert is a student success initiative at Palomar College designed to support you throughout your Palomar journey! Faculty and staff use Starfish to keep you up to date of your class progress and refer you to a wide range of campus services. You can also use Starfish to raise your hand when you have a questions or need assistance.

What you can expect:

  • Answers to your questions. Raise your Hand on your Starfish portal! Your question will be routed to the appropriate department that will call you to ensure you are helped.
  • Personal check-ins by a team of Palomar professionals who will help you stay on track and will guide you if things seem like they are not going as planned.
  • Faculty updates and referrals. Your faculty care about your success in and out of the classroom. They are using Starfish to refer you to campus services and/or provide you strategies to succeed in their class!
  • Avoid confusion about what services you may be eligible for. If you are a new student, fill out the Palomar Pathways Questionnaire to be connected to campus services. You can expect to be reached with information about many wonderful programs on campus.