Mississippi Valley State University

July 27, 2016

Eligibility Requirements

Why join SSS? There are lots of reasons why students just like you join SSS every year.

Some of the primary reasons are:

  • Supportive Staff & Peer Tutor/Mentors
  • Free Tutorial Service
  • Recognition & Award Programs
  • SSS STAR Student of the Month
  • Free Computer & Printing Access
  • SSS Coalition (our very own student organization)

To join SSS, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident of the U.S.
  • Be enrolled or accepted for enrollment at Mississippi Valley State University (MVSU)
  • Be a freshman, sophomore or transfer student who has a need for academic support as well as the potential for academic success
  • Be a full-time student who plans to graduate from MVSU
  • Meet one of the following criteria:
1. Be a first-generation college student (Parents or guardians do not have four- year college degree)
2. Have a financial need (Based on the family’s taxable income as determined by the guidelines of the U.S. Department of Education)
3. Have a documented disability(A person, who because of a documented disability,  needs specifically-
    designed instructional materials or programs, modified physical facilities, or related services)