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


   
 

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Write-2-Succeed1A new program for SSS, W2S is for students taking Basic Composition or Expository Writing courses. It is a 3 week structured program that provides students with the inside information and tools needed to succeed in their writing class. This is a mandatory sign-up for those interested in writing tutoring this semester.Wk1: 09/20/2017
Wk2: 09/28/2017
Wk3: 10/05/2017

Wednesday
10:00am-11:30am
Miledoler
SSS Staff
40 Seats Left
Write-2-Succeed2A new program for SSS, W2S is for students taking Basic Composition or Expository Writing courses. It is a 3 week structured program that provides students with the inside information and tools needed to succeed in their writing class. This is a mandatory sign-up for those interested in writing tutoring this semester.Wk1: 09/21/2017
Wk2: 09/27/2017
Wk3: 10/04/2017

Thursday
4:00pm-5:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall A232
SSS Staff
40 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: 11/02/2017
Wk2: 11/09/2017
Wk3: 11/16/2017

Thursday
12:00pm-1:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall A232
SSS Staff
34 Seats Left
Blended Math Study Group II1Do you ever get stuck in that annoying algebra problem? Or do you need a classroom to study for your calculus quiz? Fortunately, the Student Support Services will be holding 90-minute weekly Math Study Groups for students like you! The Math Study Group will be led by the Academic Coach, and the 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 Group! Wk1: 09/21/2017
Wk2: 09/28/2017
Wk3: 10/05/2017
Wk4: 10/12/2017
Wk5: 10/19/2017
Wk6: 10/26/2017
Wk7: 11/02/2017
Wk8: 11/09/2017
Wk9: 11/16/2017
Wk10: 11/23/2017
Wk11: 11/30/2017
Wk12: 12/07/2017
Wk13: 12/14/2017

Thursday
2:00-3:30pm
LSH- Rm A313
Angelo Villanueva
1 Seats Left
Blended Math Study Group I1Do you ever get stuck in that annoying algebra problem? Or do you need a classroom to study for your calculus quiz? Fortunately, the Student Support Services will be holding 90-minute weekly Math Study Groups for students like you! The Math Study Group will be led by the Academic Coach, and the 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 Group! Wk1: 09/25/2017
Wk2: 10/02/2017
Wk3: 10/09/2017
Wk4: 10/16/2017
Wk5: 10/23/2017
Wk6: 10/30/2017
Wk7: 11/06/2017
Wk8: 11/13/2017
Wk9: 11/20/2017
Wk10: 11/27/2017
Wk11: 12/04/2017
Wk12: 12/11/2017
Wk13: 12/18/2017

Monday
12:00-1:30
LSH- Rm A313
Angelo Villanueva
2 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: 10/17/2017
Wk2: 10/24/2017

Tuesday
4:00pm-5:00pm
LSH A232
Christina Broderick
22 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: 10/18/2017
Wk2: 10/25/2017

Wednesday
4:00pm-5:00pm
Miledoler 10
Christina Broderick
22 Seats Left

Students for Reading Strategies Academic Coaching Module

How can we help you?

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.