Expert Profile

Carolyn Veek, MPA

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Expert Bio

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH)


Carolyn has worked at CSUDH since 1998. She has worked in the University Advisement Center as a Program Assistant and in the Admissions Office as the Lead Admissions Evaluator.  Carolyn is currently the Degree Audit Analyst in the Office of Records and Registration.


As the Degree Audit Analyst at CSUDH, Carolyn is the functional lead for the Academic Advisement module in PeopleSoft.  She works within the Academic Advisement and Student Records modules, including Academic Requirements pages, Transfer and Test Credit Rules building,  Transfer and Test Credit posting, Student and Advisee Services Centers, and various PeopleSoft pages and modules that interact with these areas. She has also worked with the various Student Admissions pages as well.  She works closely with the Academic Affairs office to ensure that approved curriculum is entered in to PeopleSoft in a timely manner to ensure students Academic Advisement Reports display the correct information for their degree requirements.


Carolyn is part of the functional team that implemented and maintains Smart Planner, a PeopleSoft bolt on product.  She is also on a committee for the reimplementation of the Student Success Collaborative (EAB) at CSUDH.


 


HEUG Participation


Carolyn has co-presented at SWHEUG and attended Alliance conferences.  She participates in the Academic Advisement forums on the HEUG website.


Carolyn is a member of the HEUG Academic Advising Group Board for 2021-2023 within the Student Information Systems


 


Personal
Carolyn is an alumna of CSUDH, earning her Bachelors in Political Science - Global Politics Concentration in 1998 and her Master's in Public Administration in 2005.  She is an active volunteer with her sorority, Phi Sigma Sigma.  She is a past board member of the CSUDH Alumni Association.  Carolyn is a current officer with the CSUDH Chapter of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.


Carolyn participates in 5K fun runs/walks.  She enjoys reading, her favorite books include Cozy Mysteries, Fantasy, Biographies, Current and Historical Events, and anything else that catches her interest.  She is a professed Disneyholic and a legacy annual passholder for Disneyland.   She loves to travel any chance she gets and especially enjoys taking road trips throughout California and across the US.