Student Support Services (SSS) has served the academic needs of Aquinas College students for over three decades. SSS promotes an interdisciplinary and student-centered liberal arts education, grounded in the Dominican heritage of prayer, study, service, and community. A holistic approach is used to assist students in becoming well-rounded, educated adults, prepared for the workplace and for graduate level study.
Student Support Services provides eligible students with academic assistance in post-secondary course selection, career exploration, information in applying for and assistance in completing and applying for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and information on financial aid benefits including Federal Pell Grant awards and loan forgiveness, education to improve economic and financial literacy, assistance in applying for admission to graduate school, and resources in locating public and private scholarships. Additionally, SSS provides peer tutoring in academic content areas to meet the individual needs of student participants. SSS is committed to the development of each student’s personal strengths to ensure that students can maximize their success in providing leadership and service in developing a sustainable and just global community.