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Hyatt, Sally E.

Assistant Professor
Counselor Education & Student Affairs
Old Main 422
  • Course Regularly Taught
    STA517: Professional Orientation and Ethics in Student Affairs
    STA530: Helping Interventions in Student Affairs & Higher Education
    STA 571: Theory and Application of Student Development Principles
    STA572: Seminar in Leadership in Student Affairs
    STA588: Assessment and Evaluation in Student Affairs and Higher Education
    STA589: Research Methods in in Student Affairs and Higher Education
  • Degrees
    Ph.D. University of South Carolina
    M.A. East Tennessee State University
    B.S. East Tennessee State University
  • Publications
    Hyatt , S. E. (2019). A New Perspective on Transfer Policy: Are Community College Transfer Students Getting an Equitable Academic Experience at Small Private Colleges?. Journal of College Orientation, Transition, and Retention, 26(2).

    Hyatt, S. E. & Smith, D. A. (2019). Faculty perceptions of community college transfer
    students: The private university experience. Community College Journal of Research and Practice. DOI: 10.1080/10668926.2019.1610673

    Hyatt, S. E. & Smith, D. A. (2017). [Review of Motivating and Retaining Online Students: Research-Based Strategies that Work]. Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice. 19(1) 118.

    Hyatt, S. E. (2016). [Review of Preparing Students for Life Beyond College: A Meaning-Centered Vision for Holistic Teaching and Learning]. Teacher-Scholar: The Journal of the State Comprehensive University. 7(7).

    Hyatt, S. E. (2015). [Review of Learning to Make a Difference: Student-Community Engagement and the Higher Education Curriculum]. Journal of School Public Relations. 36(2), 218.
  • Background Information
    Dr. Hyatt is an Assistant Professor in the department of Counselor Education and Student Affairs. She brings many years of administrative experience in higher education to the Student Affairs program at KU, holding positions in Residence Life, Academic Advising, Student Conduct, as well as academic appointments. Prior to joining the faculty at Kutztown, she was an Assistant Professor at Queens University of Charlotte, where she also served as Assistant Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Hyatt completed her Ph.D. at the University of South Carolina in Educational Leadership. Her research agenda is primarily centered on the study of transfer students, leading to recent publications in the following journals: Journal of College Orientation & Transition, Community College Journal of Research and Practice, Journal of College Student Retention.
  • Class Schedule
    Term Days Start Time End Time Course Location
    Fall 2022 M 5:00PM 7:50PM STA 571 101 OM276
    Fall 2022 T 5:00PM 7:50PM STA 517 806 OM123
    Fall 2022 W 5:00PM 7:50PM STA 588 801 OM283