The Student Success Center (SSC) staff is committed to helping UT students take charge of their success. Our staff promotes undergraduate student excellence and persistence to graduation through tutoring, supplemental instruction, academic coaching, and student support programs. The center and website are a resource and guide to the university’s other excellent curricular and co-curricular resources. Our goal is to challenge students to create educational plans that position them to thrive at our university and beyond.
We are located in Greve Hall on the third floor. This location is the primary spot for students to receive assistance from SSC core programs. In addition, SSC also provides additional tutoring locations at Hodges Library and South Carrick Residence Hall.
SSC originated in 2005 to provide students with academic support and assistance in managing the transition to UT. SSC began as a virtual website linking campus-wide resources and became an official unit with a physical space in summer 2006. Since that time, SSC has grown to include an array of academic support resources made available to all undergraduate UT students.
The SSC recently received national recognition, winning third place in the NCLCA – LSCHE website excellence competition. Criteria for the award comes from the Council for the Achievement of Standards in Higher Education and from the W3C guidelines for accessibility. The Student Success Center strives to provide academic success resources for UT students through an easy-to-utilize and engaging website and wishes to thank the staff at UT’s Office of Creative Communications for their support in achieving this goal. SSC Staff, Dr. Anton Reece and Jessica Osborne, will attend the NCLCA October conference to accept the award.