Who is eligible to receive services?
U.S. citizens or permanent residents
Students with academic need: Based on academic preparation or performance.
Meet one or more of the following criteria:
First-generation college student: Parents or guardians have not graduated from a four-year college with a baccalaureate degree.
Financial Need: Based on a family?s taxable income as determined by the U.S. Department of Education guidelines.
Disabled: A person who, because of a documented disability, needs specifically designed instructional materials or programs, modified physical facilities, or related services.
In exchange for the services provided by SSS, students are expected to complete semester requirements. The requirements for each semester are as follows:
Attendance at orientation and completion of paperwork
Completion of the needs assessment forms
Attendance at two workshops (cultural events qualify as workshops)
Meeting with academic counselor, Karen Thurber
Meeting with staff member to discuss mid-term grades
Other expectations per individual need