Student Success Seminar: Transition to College

Welcome to the TRiO SSS Student Success Seminar! Each Tuesday from 5PM - 7PM in MAK D-1-123, TRiO SSS will examine a variety of areas that are imperative for the successful transition into the college environment. Some key elements will be how to experience academic success early, exploring different career paths, understanding different learning styles that are unique to each person, and gaining proper leadership skills for promoting student success.

By the end of this seminar, you should have a better understanding of the role and expectations of being a college student and young professional. Specifically, you will…

  • Possess a greater understanding of how the college curriculum differs from one’s high school expectations
  • Be able to identify and describe a variety of learning strategies that best fit the individual
  • Be able to think about and identify proper leadership skills   
  • Understand the different components to being around a diverse student climate. 

We look forward to seeing you in the Seminar!

Schedule of Events




Orientation Review/Q & A

September 1, 2015

MAK A1161

True Colors

September 8, 2015

Kirkhof 2215/16

Learning Styles

September 15, 2015

MAK A1161

Counseling Center Open House

September 22, 2015

Student Services 204

Staying Healthy

September 29, 2015

MAK D1123

Diversity and Inclusion

October 6, 2015

MAK D1123

Discovering the World

October 13, 2015

LOH 130

Networking: It's About Who You Know

October 20, 2015

MAK D1123

True Grit

October 27, 2015

MAK D1123

About the Money

November 3, 2015

MAK D1123


November 10, 2015

MAK D1123

Looking Towards the Future

November 17, 2015

MAK D1123

Finals Prep

December 1, 2015

MAK D1123

Finals Prep

December 8, 2015

MAK D1123