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 Workshop Schedule

TitleDescriptionInfoRegister
Peer Mentor and Mentee Meet and GreetAttention all SSS Peer Mentors and Mentees! Come join us for our Meet and Greet to get to know your fellow mentors and mentees. You can ask questions and learn more about one another before kicking off the year with your awesome one on ones.09/22/2017
Friday
7:00pm-9:30pm
Livingston Student Center Hall, Room A
A
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89 seat(s)
Getting Organized: Managing Your Time, Setting Goals and Breaking HabitsHaving trouble with time management and goal setting? Trying to break some bad habits? Come join us for this workshop that can answer all your questions! Tailored to share new strategies about common concerns that college students have, this workshop will assist you in becoming the best organized college student you want to be.09/26/2017
Tuesday
11:00am-12:30pm
Miledoler
10
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40 seat(s)
Getting Organized: Managing Your Time, Setting Goals and Breaking HabitsHaving trouble with time management and goal setting? Trying to break some bad habits? Come join us for this workshop that can answer all your questions! Tailored to share new strategies about common concerns that college students have, this workshop will assist you in becoming the best organized college student you want to be.09/27/2017
Wednesday
6:00pm-7:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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38 seat(s)
Effective Study StrategiesLearn how to efficiently manage time using Google Calendar and create feasible individualized study hours plans.10/03/2017
Tuesday
11:00am-12:30pm
Miledoler
10
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38 seat(s)
Effective Study StrategiesLearn how to efficiently manage time using Google Calendar and create feasible individualized study hours plans.10/04/2017
Wednesday
6:30pm-7:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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38 seat(s)
Research WritingHave a big paper coming up and want to find the best articles? Don't know where to start with your paper? Come join the professionals from the Rutgers Learning Center for an awesome workshop on how to write your research paper!10/04/2017
Wednesday
11:30am-12:30pm
Academic Building
1150
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39 seat(s)
World, Renowned Author, Don Asher: "How to Get into Graduate School?"Interested in Graduate Education? Come join us at this workshop for all the information you need to attend Graduate School.10/11/2017
Wednesday
6:00pm-9:00pm
Tillet Hall
204
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39 seat(s)
Halloween Movie SpooktacularCome out, come out, wherever you are! Let's share some screams and fear along with thrown popcorn while enjoying this Halloween together.10/31/2017
Tuesday
7:00pm-9:30pm
TBD
TBD
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36 seat(s)
Association of American Medical Colleges Minority Student Medical Career FairCalling all future doctors and medical professionals! Please join us for this awesome opportunity in Boston, Massachusetts. Take your chance and attend a Medical Career Fair that can design your future!11/04/2017
Saturday
8:00am-5:00pm
Boston, MA
Boston, MA
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35 seat(s)
Ready to Intern?Seeking job opportunities and internships? Come join us for this workshop that provides information to land your internship!11/07/2017
Tuesday
11:00am-12:30pm
Miledoler
10
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40 seat(s)
Ready to Intern?Seeking job opportunities and internships? Come join us for this workshop that provides information to land your internship!11/08/2017
Wednesday
6:30pm-7:0pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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36 seat(s)
Peer Mentor Program Friendsgiving PotluckCelebrate Friendsgiving with a delicious potluck! Join us and come together as friends to enjoy a great meal.11/17/2017
Friday
7:00pm-9:30pm
TBD
TBD
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36 seat(s)
How to Find a ScholarshipJoin us for a workshop on scholarship searching. Learn about websites and resources you can reach out for scholarships.11/27/2017
Monday
7:00pm-8:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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40 seat(s)
Study Abroaddoing it? Always wanted to look into Studying Abroad, but feel overwhelmed at the process. SSS is here to help. The Center for Global Education is running online information sessions. SSS will be hosting a gathering for our students to participate together in the session. We will go through their session, gather questions and gauge your interest in study abroad and even may host another workshop based on your interest.12/06/2017
Wednesday
6:00pm-7:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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38 seat(s)
Straight Into Finals Wind DownIt's that time...Finals! Let's wind down and take finals with ease and patience and success. Come join us and get Straight Into Finals Wind Down.12/08/2017
Friday
7:00pm-9:00pm
Livingston Student Center
201 and 202
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35 seat(s)

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.