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Student Support Services

Are you a first-year college student? Unsure about what it takes to be successful? Do you need assistance in improving your study skills or test taking skills? Student Support Services can help.

The program’s mission is to help students improve their academic skills. SSS provides a comprehensive range of services that can help you be successful.  It is designed to help students stay in school until they graduate and/or transfer to a four-year institution.

Why Apply?

We provide a personal “safety net” beginning your first year of college through graduation. You will learn to build upon your academic strengths and improve your weaknesses. You will gain access to services and opportunities only available to SSS students when you become a participant.

Services Provided

  • Academic tutoring: math, writing, & reading
  • Career exploration and planning
  • Counseling and academic advising
  • Financial aid assistance
  • Individual Success Plan
  • Social & Cultural Activities
  • Summer Bridge program
  • Transfer assistance

Workshops

  • College Survival Skills
  • Financial Literacy
  • Healthy Living
  • Study Skills
  • Stress Management
  • Time Management
  • And more!

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for Student Support Services an applicant must be a U. S. citizen or permanent resident and meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • meet low income standards set by the federal government
  • be a first generation college students (neither parent has earned a bachelor’s degree)
  • have a documented disability
  • have an academic need for services

All services are provided at no cost to participants.

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