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
SSS on Campus Near YouIf you are an INACTIVE student, come stop by at the SSS table to learn what to do to become active! 02/26/2018
Monday
3:00pm-5:00pm
Livingston Student Center
LSC
Register
98 seat(s)
Study for the SciencesNeed help studying for Biology, Chemistry, or any other science classes? Come out to this workshop to learn various study strategies to help you learn the material effectively!02/27/2018
Tuesday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Miledolar Hall
10
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28 seat(s)
Study for the SciencesNeed help studying for Biology, Chemistry, or any other science classes? Come out to this workshop to learn various study strategies to help you learn the material effectively!02/28/2018
Wednesday
6:00pm-7:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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29 seat(s)
Peer Chat N ChewNeed a safe place to connect with other first generation college students? Come to this chat n'chew to share your story!03/05/2018
Monday
5:00pm-6:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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27 seat(s)
Presentation Skills WorkshopLearn effective public speaking techniques and the creation of visual aids.03/06/2018
Tuesday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Miledolar Hall
10
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28 seat(s)
Presentation Skills WorkshopLearn effective public speaking techniques and the creation of visual aids.03/07/2018
Wednesday
6:00pm-7:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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25 seat(s)
Peer Mentors Host: Paint to Destress NightStressed out with exams? Our SSS Peer Mentors are here to help! Come out for a night of relaxed painting to reduce your stress.03/08/2018
Thursday
7:00pm-8:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
Register
18 seat(s)
Peer Chat N ChewNeed a safe place to connect with other first generation college students? Come to this chat n'chew to share your story!03/19/2018
Monday
5:00pm-6:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
Register
29 seat(s)
Peer Mentors Host: Vision BoardingCome out for a fun night of vision boarding with the SSS peer mentors! Vision boarding consists of mapping out and creating personalized boards that focus on what you want for your future!03/23/2018
Friday
7:00pm-8:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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44 seat(s)
SSS on Campus Near YouIf you are an INACTIVE student, come stop by at the SSS table to learn what to do to become active! 03/26/2018
Monday
3:00pm-5:00pm
Livingston Student Center
LSC
Register
100 seat(s)
Peer Chat N ChewNeed a safe place to connect with other first generation college students? Come to this chat n'chew to share your story!04/02/2018
Monday
5:00pm-6:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
Register
30 seat(s)
RU-1st Friday: Life After Rutgers ConferenceCome to a hands on workshop that will help you experience the reality of life and finances after college.04/06/2018
Friday
2:00pm-6:00pm
Busch Student Center
Student Center
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67 seat(s)
Peer Chat N ChewNeed a safe place to connect with other first generation college students? Come to this chat n'chew to share your story!04/16/2018
Monday
5:00pm-6:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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30 seat(s)
Show me the MoneyThis workshop is here to help you plan and budget your finances in college!04/16/2018
Monday
6:00pm-7:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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30 seat(s)
Thrifty & Tasty Gourmet: Investing in Your HealthFinding it hard to stay healthy during the semester? Come to this workshop to learn the ins and outs of what you can do to stay healthy on a budget!04/17/2018
Tuesday
6:00pm-7:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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27 seat(s)
Fashion and Your WalletLearn how to save money on clothing costs as a college student.04/18/2018
Wednesday
6:00-7:30pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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28 seat(s)
Social Life on a Shoestring BudgetFindiing it hard to manage your social life on a budget? Come to this workshop to learn how to balance your finances and your lifestyle!04/19/2018
Thursday
6:00pm-7:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
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28 seat(s)
Peer Mentor Program: Community Service ProjectJoin our SSS peer mentors and mentees as they help create change in their community!04/23/2018
Monday
6:00pm-8:30pm
Youth Empoverment Services
New Brunswick
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27 seat(s)
SSS on Campus Near YouIf you are an INACTIVE student, come stop by at the SSS table to learn what to do to become active! 04/24/2018
Tuesday
3:00pm-5:00pm
Livingston Student Center
LSC
Register
100 seat(s)
SSS Senior Recognition CeremonySSS Annual Ceremony recognizing SSS undergraduate Seniors for all their hard work and achievements.. Seniors will receive graduation stoles and certificates of completion.04/24/2018
Tuesday
10:00am-1:00pm
Livingston Hall
Livingston Hall
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86 seat(s)
Peer Chat N ChewNeed a safe place to connect with other first generation college students? Come to this chat n'chew to share your story!04/30/2018
Monday
5:00pm-6:00pm
Lucy Stone Hall
A232
Register
30 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.