Student Support Services
Academic Advising and Monitoring
Students will receive individual assistance in planning, scheduling, and registration for classes. Students will meet with their advisor at least three times during the academic term to address academic progress toward academic goal.
Students will receive individual and/or group assistance in career exploration and planning. Program staff and Career Planning, Job Placement, and Cooperative Education Center staff will work together to provide students with workshops or small group sessions that will allow them to explore and plan their careers.
Students will receive individual and/or group assistance in preparation for transfer to four year colleges and universities. College search materials, Facts.org, and program-sponsored visits to area colleges will be available. Program staff will work with admissions and financial aid staff at transfer institutions, and coordinate with SSS programs on those campuses.
Financial Aid/ Financial Literacy Advising
Students will receive individual and/or group assistance in exploring and applying for financial aid. Program staff will work with the Financial Aid Office to ensure that students' financial needs are met. Program staff will work closely with students in educating on financial literacy.
Program offers tutoring in math and English. Program staff will also coordinate referrals for tutoring to the SFSC Tutoring and Learning Center and various academic departments.
Students may request a mentor from the campus community who offer their varied experience and knowledge in assisting students in developing the personal, academic, and social skills necessary for the world of education and work.
Workshops are offered during each academic term featuring topics on selecting a major, career exploration and planning, college success, and personal development.