The Sophia-Rotary Resource Room for Learning Disabilities is located on the campus. It is run in association with the Maharashtra Dyslexia Association. The Centre provides facilities for testing and counselling on Dyslexia. It is open from Monday to Friday and operated on a limited schedule. The Staff of the Centre include a physician and various specialists.
The ideal of education given to the Society of the Sacred Heart by St. Madeleine Sophie has always been to prepare students not only for examinations but also for life. Our conviction that the process of education must be relevant to the deepest human needs of the students is reflected in the wide spectrum of personal assistance available on the Campus. Members of the College Staff are available to students for academic counselling as well as for consultation and advice on personal and social problems. The Dean of Students, whose major responsibility is student welfare, keeps regular contact with the students.
The Sophia J.N. Heredia Counselling Centre
Located on the first floor of the Sophia Andersson Annexe, the Centre offers students a professional and formal resource in times of personal stress as well as for individual and group enrichment. The activities of the Centre focus on three major areas:
Psychological Counselling for individuals as well as group sessions for growth enhancement.
Values Clarification — Students are encouraged to reflect on life and various social issues in order to form convictions which give meaning and direction to life.
Vocational testing and Guidance with a view to assisting students to discover their aptitudes and talents, to make the right subject choices in college, and career choices in the future. A nominal fee will be charged.
Timings for students, on college working days, are as follows:
9.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
The Computer Centre
Located on the 1st Floor, Arts Building, the Computer Centre is well equipped with 65 computers, 4 printers, 2 scanners and 2 CD writers. – Rewrite this sentence as follows --- …is well equipped with 4 printers, 2 scanners and DVD writers in all the computers.
An internet Tri-Band connection is available at a nominal fee. Staff and students can use the Computer Center facilities for both academic and personal work. Short-term courses, i.e., Windows, Office Automation, Animation and Design are also available at a nominal fee.
The timings of the laboratory are
Monday to Friday: 8.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Saturday: 8.30 a.m. to 12.00 noon.
An airy, well-located canteen serves staff and student needs. Vegetarian and non-vegetarian food is available at the College Canteen.