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University 101 Programs

Kristy Sokol

Title:        Assistant Director for Resources
Phone:   803-777-8500

Kristy Sokol is primarily responsible for the development of curricular and faculty support resources, including the Faculty Resource Manual, SharePoint, and the Campus Resource Guide. She also manages the creation of the Transitions textbook and teaches UNIV 101: The Student in the University and EDLP 520: The Teacher as Manager.

Prior to coming to University 101 Programs, Kristy served as an academic advisor in the College of Education at the University of South Carolina. She has also worked in Residence Life at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Springfield College, and the State University of New York College at Geneseo, and she taught 7th grade English and Language Arts at Anson Middle School in Wadesboro, North Carolina.

Educational Background

Master of Education – Student Personnel Administration, 2006
Springfield College

Bachelor of Arts – Secondary English Education, 2000
Niagara University

Annual Conference on the First-Year Experience 2021,  Session Presenter "Lessons Learned about the Efficacy of an Online First-Year Seminar"

Friedman, D. & Sokol, K. (Eds.) (2021). University 101 Faculty Resource Manual. University of South Carolina.


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