Student Support Services Mission

The central mission of Rutgers University's Student Support Services (SSS) program is to increase graduation and retention rates among low-income and/or first-generation college students.

At A Glance

  • 88% Low Income & First Generation Rate
  • 96% Persistence Rate
  • 96% Good Academic Standing Rate
  • 77% Graduation Rate

SSS Academic Coaching Modules & Study Group


   
 

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Write-2-Succeed1A new program for SSS, W2S is for students taking Basic Composition or Expository Writing courses. This semester W2S is here to assist SSS and RU-1st Students with paper review structure and writing support. It is a that provides students with the inside information and tools needed to succeed in their writing class. Wk1: 02/06/2018
Wk2: 02/13/2018
Wk3: 02/20/2018
Wk4: 02/27/2018
Wk5: 03/06/2018
Wk6: 03/20/2018
Wk7: 03/27/2018
Wk8: 04/03/2018
Wk9: 04/10/2018
Wk10: 04/17/2018
Wk11: 04/24/2018

Tuesday
3pm-5pm
A306
Cassandra Ogbozor
5 Seats Left
General Chemistry II Study Group (162)1A semester long study group for Chemistry Part 2. These are flexible study groups are for SSS and Ru-1st students only. These study groups are will assist in making sure students are well prepared in their Chemistry course. With extra practice problems and conceptual explanations, paired with small group activities, this group would be an asset to anyone taking Chem II this Spring!Wk1: 02/09/2018
Wk2: 02/16/2018
Wk3: 02/23/2018
Wk4: 03/02/2018
Wk5: 03/09/2018
Wk6: 03/23/2018
Wk7: 03/30/2018
Wk8: 04/06/2018
Wk9: 04/13/2018
Wk10: 04/20/2018
Wk11: 04/27/2018

Friday
3pm-4:30pm
A306
Steve Eleshaky
9 Seats Left
General Biology I Study Group1A semester long study group for Gen Bio 115. These are flexible study groups are for SSS and Ru-1st students only. These study groups are will assist in making sure students are well prepared in their Biology course. With extra practice problems and conceptual explanations, paired with small group activities, this group would be an asset to anyone taking Gen Bio 115 this Spring!Wk1: 02/08/2018
Wk2: 02/15/2018
Wk3: 02/22/2018
Wk4: 03/01/2018
Wk5: 03/08/2018
Wk6: 03/22/2018
Wk7: 03/29/2018
Wk8: 04/05/2018
Wk9: 04/12/2018
Wk10: 04/19/2018
Wk11: 04/26/2018

Thursday
5pm-6:30pm
A306
Steve Eleshaky
9 Seats Left
General Chemistry I Study Group (161)1A semester long study group for Chemistry Part 1. These are flexible study groups are for SSS and Ru-1st students only. These study groups are will assist in making sure students are well prepared in their Chemistry course. With extra practice problems and conceptual explanations, paired with small group activities, this group would be an asset to anyone taking Chem II this Spring!Wk1: 02/09/2018
Wk2: 02/16/2018
Wk3: 02/23/2018
Wk4: 03/02/2018
Wk5: 03/09/2018
Wk6: 03/23/2018
Wk7: 03/30/2018
Wk8: 04/06/2018
Wk9: 04/13/2018
Wk10: 04/20/2018
Wk11: 04/27/2018

Friday
1-2:30pm
A306
Steve Eleshaky
8 Seats Left
Ready For the Next Step1Take part in a hybrid in-person and online module that takes you step by step through the career application process. Work on creating an awesome resume, cover letter and gaining interview skills to land you your dream job, internship or graduate school. Wk1: 02/23/2018
Wk2: 03/02/2018
Wk3: 03/09/2018

Friday
12:00pm-1:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall A232
Student Support Services
28 Seats Left
General Biology II Study Group (116)1A semester long study group for Gen Bio 115. These are flexible study groups are for SSS and Ru-1st students only. These study groups are will assist in making sure students are well prepared in their Biology course. With extra practice problems and conceptual explanations, paired with small group activities, this group would be an asset to anyone taking Gen Bio 115 this Spring!Wk1: 02/08/2018
Wk2: 02/15/2018
Wk3: 02/22/2018
Wk4: 03/01/2018
Wk5: 03/08/2018
Wk6: 03/22/2018
Wk7: 03/29/2018
Wk8: 04/05/2018
Wk9: 04/12/2018
Wk10: 04/19/2018
Wk11: 04/26/2018

Thursday
6:30-8pm
A306
Steve Eleshaky
8 Seats Left
Blended Math Study Group II1This Math Study Group will be led by the Academic Coach and open to SSS and RU-1st Students. This study group are for those in Pre-Calc 111, 112, 115 and Calc I. Our goals are: • To improve your math skills by answering your questions and correcting any misconceptions • To develop your mathematical concepts in an active learning setting • To work with other students and assist one another in a collaborative manner. And you can drop by anytime during the session just as long as you register beforehand. So, if you are looking to enrich or improve your math abilities, then consider registering for the SSS Math Study GroupWk1: 02/09/2018
Wk2: 02/16/2018
Wk3: 02/23/2018
Wk4: 03/02/2018
Wk5: 03/09/2018
Wk6: 03/16/2018
Wk7: 03/30/2018
Wk8: 04/06/2018
Wk9: 04/13/2018
Wk10: 04/20/2018
Wk11: 04/27/2018

Friday
2pm-4pm
A313
Angelo Villanueva
2 Seats Left
Blended Math Study Group I1Do you ever get stuck in that annoying algebra problem? This Math Study Group will be led by the Academic Coach and open to SSS and RU-1st Students. This study group are for those in Intermediate or Elementary Algebra. Our goals are: • To improve your math skills by answering your questions and correcting any misconceptions • To develop your mathematical concepts in an active learning setting • To work with other students and assist one another in a collaborative manner. And you can drop by anytime during the session just as long as you register beforehand. So, if you are looking to enrich or improve your math abilities, then consider registering for the SSS Math Study GroupWk1: 02/09/2018
Wk2: 02/16/2018
Wk3: 02/23/2018
Wk4: 03/02/2018
Wk5: 03/09/2018
Wk6: 03/16/2018
Wk7: 03/30/2018
Wk8: 04/06/2018
Wk9: 04/13/2018
Wk10: 04/20/2018
Wk11: 04/27/2018

Friday
12pm-2pm
A313
Angelo Villanueva
6 Seats Left
Resilience & Positivity1This module is for students to learn how to overcome setbacks and develop resilience and grit so that they can persist when times get tough. They will learn about resilience and grit, the importance of physical and mental self-care, how to stay motivated and ways to find happiness and positivity. Wk1: 02/12/2018
Wk2: 02/19/2018

Monday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Miledolar Hall Room 10
Student Support Services
30 Seats Left
Resilience & Positivity2This module is for students to learn how to overcome setbacks and develop resilience and grit so that they can persist when times get tough. They will learn about resilience and grit, the importance of physical and mental self-care, how to stay motivated and ways to find happiness and positivity. Wk1: 02/15/2018
Wk2: 02/22/2018

Thursday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall A232
Student Support Services
28 Seats Left
Leadership1Wk1: 03/08/2018
Wk2: 03/22/2018

Thursday
4:00pm-5:00pm
LSH A232
Tiandra Jones
30 Seats Left

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Tutoring, Workshops, Academic Coaching—you name it, we'll do our best to provide it! We offer 1-on-1 and 2-on-1 tutoring in a wide variety of subjects including math, sciences, writing, economics, statistics, etc. Our workshops can assist you in topics from career readiness, financial planning, to paper writing and test anxiety. Meet with an academic coach or sign up for a coaching module to help you with study strategies.