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Student Support Services is a federally funded TRiO program, which acts as a bridge linking faculty and students. Our mission is to "increase retention and graduation rates among program participants by providing comprehensive, individualized academic support."
Students qualify for Student Support Services if they meet one or more of the eligibility requirements and have an academic need. The program is funded to serve a limited number of students. Although applications are processed immediately, students may be placed on a waiting list.
New first-time freshmen students who are accepted for services are required to meet the following conditions during their first year to be retained in the program:
AND successfully complete the following Fall Semester Freshman Transition requirement during the fall semester of their freshman year: University Foundations transition course which includes participation in the SSS Mentoring Program.
Sophomore and continuing students who are accepted for services are required to meet the following conditions to be retained in the program:
The goal of SSS is to facilitate student success by:
To get the most up-to-date information, please call our office at (308) 865-8988 and talk to our staff.