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Welcome to Student Support Services

The federally funded Student Support Services (SSS) Program provides comprehensive services to 220 West Virginia State University first generation and/or low-income college students. Through its services the program provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with college requirements, and serves to motivate students toward the successful completion of their postsecondary education. The focus of the learning community is the individual student and we are committed to supporting students throughout their college career through the following: academic and personal advising, tutoring, as well as workshops specifically designed to enhance college success. Additional services include cultural programming, help with financial aid, financial management, and career development.

Student Support Services include:
  • Individual tutorial services
  • Career exploration
  • Learning styles assessment
  • Financial Literacy and assistance completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 
  • Free Computer Lab usage and  printing
  • Social events
  • Cultural trips
  • Resource library materials
  • Academic planning/academic advisement
  • Financial supplemental fund assistance for eligible students
  • Career counseling and planning
  • Workshops in academic and career success
  • Space for homework and tutoring
  • Opportunities to visit graduate schools

We are waiting to help you right from the start until you complete your degree. Take a moment to view our Calendar of EventsPlease stop by the second floor of Sullivan Hall East to visit us or use the information below to contact us:
 
Mrs. Barbara Cary
Director TRIO Programs

(304) 766 -3120 
carybw@wvstateu.edu

Mr. Simuel Bowles
Academic Specialist
(304) 766 -5144
bowlessa@wvstateu.edu
Ms. Linda Koval
Academic Specialist
(304) 766-4252
lkoval@wvstateu.edu
   
Mr. Chuck Reed
Academic Specialist
(304) 766-5164
reedcf@wvstateu.edu

 

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