Through its curriculum, programs, academic support, and advising, the Department of Undergraduate Studies and Student Success provides courses and services specifically designed to enhance the development and success of all students.

Undergraduate Programs

General Studies, AA

General Studies, BA


Academic Support

 Creating College Success

Creating College Success is an early entrance experience for first-year students, scheduled during the week before the fall semester.

Supplemental Instruction

Supplemental Instruction provides small-group study and review sessions for sections of courses with difficult content or high levels of failure and withdrawal rates.

Walk-In Peer Tutoring

The Tutoring Center located in B02 Stabley Library holds in-person tutoring sessions for a variety of subjects.

Support Our Students

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Support Our Students


Racchini Publishes on Embedded Tutoring Model

Developmental Studies faculty member Amber Racchini recently published “Embedded Tutoring: One Initiative to Help Struggling Students” in the journal Currents in Teaching and Learning.