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New2U: LBGTQA+ First-Year Experience Program

New2U events help LGBTQ+ students find one another and build the connections and skills they need to thrive at MSU.

Unit: Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Resource Center
Website: http://lbgtrc.msu.edu/programs-and-services/new2u/

Honors College First Generation

The First Generation Honors Association assists first-generation HC members in their transition to college and fosters their continued success.

Unit: Honors College
Website: http://honorscollege.msu.edu/firstgen

College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)

CAMP offers individuals with migrant or seasonal farm work backgrounds a unique opportunity to begin an undergraduate program in MSU.

Unit: Migrant Student Services
Website: http://mss.msu.edu/camp

LeaderShape Institute

An intensive, energizing, and unique 6-day educational experience designed to develop college students to lead with integrity.

Unit: Department of Student Life
Website: http://studentlife.msu.edu/leadership-development/the-leadershape-institute

Forests Forevery Scholars Program

The Forests Forever Scholars, FFS, Program provides opportunities for leadership development and further learning outside the classroom.

Unit: Department of Forestry
Website: http://www.for.msu.edu/undergraduate/scholarships

Mowbray Scholars

Supports students of color in the Honors College who have demonstrated potential for leadership in promoting cross-cultural understanding.

Unit: Honors College
Website: http://honorscollege.msu.edu/mowbray-scholars-program

SparQ: LBGTQ Peer Mentor Program

SparQ matches trained undergraduate mentors with first-year students to help facilitate a smoother transition into Michigan State University.

Unit: Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Resource Center
Website: http://lbgtrc.msu.edu/programs-and-services/sparq/

Osteopathic Medical Scholars Program (OMSP)

OMSP integrates an early exposure to physician and clinical skills, community involvement, and leadership roles.

Unit: College of Osteopathic Medicine
Website: http://www.com.msu.edu/Students/Osteopathic_Medical_Scholars/Osteopatic_Medical_Scholars.htm

First Year Mentor Program

Supports First Year Students in their transition to James Madison/MSU and encourages successful academic and personal development.

Unit: James Madison College
Website: http://jmc.msu.edu/diversity/first-year-mentor-program.php

Residential Initiative for the Study of the Environment (RISE)

RISE is an interdisciplinary living-learning program focused on sustainability and environmental stewardship.

Unit: College of Natural Science
Website: http://rise.natsci.msu.edu

Residential College for Arts and Humanities (RCAH)

RCAH offers an interdisciplinary degree, using civic engagement and creative work to promote social justice.

Unit: Residential College in the Arts and Humanities (RCAH)
Website: http://rcah.msu.edu

Residential Business Community (RBC)

The RBC experience prepares students to be business leaders and encourages their own professional development throughout their college experience.

Unit: The Eli Broad College of Business
Website: http://uas.broad.msu.edu/broad-opportunities/rbp/

Engineering and Science Success Academy (ESSA)

A 7-week, residential, academic intensive program designed to acclimate incoming freshmen with both the academic & environmental aspects to college.

Unit: College of Engineering
Website: http://www.egr.msu.edu/dpo/programs/essa

Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities (RCPD)

The RCPD is committed to lead Michigan State University in maximizing ability and opportunity for full participation by persons with disabilities.

Unit: Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities
Website: https://www.rcpd.msu.edu/

TRIO Student Support Services (SSS)

Provides career counseling, personal advising, & academic support to first-generation college students, students who come from low-income backgrounds, & disabled students.

Unit: Office of Supportive Services
Website: http://trio.oss.msu.edu/

LeaderShape Institute

An intensive, energizing, and unique 6-day educational experience designed to develop college students to lead with integrity.

Unit: Department of Student Life
Website: http://studentlife.msu.edu/leadership-development/the-leadershape-institute

Forests Forevery Scholars Program

The Forests Forever Scholars, FFS, Program provides opportunities for leadership development and further learning outside the classroom.

Unit: Department of Forestry
Website: http://www.for.msu.edu/undergraduate/scholarships

First Year Mentor Program

Supports First Year Students in their transition to James Madison/MSU and encourages successful academic and personal development.

Unit: James Madison College
Website: http://jmc.msu.edu/diversity/first-year-mentor-program.php

Residential Business Community (RBC)

The RBC experience prepares students to be business leaders and encourages their own professional development throughout their college experience.

Unit: The Eli Broad College of Business
Website: http://uas.broad.msu.edu/broad-opportunities/rbp/

Office of the University Ombudsperson

The Office of the University Ombudsperson is a resource for students to support success initiatives for grade disputes, academic misconduct, as well as any other complaints/concerns a student may have with the university.

Unit: Office of the University Ombudsperson
Website: https://ombud.msu.edu/

Academic Orientation and Transitions

Learn about MSU’s Learning Goals, enroll in courses, become familiar with resources, get a taste of campus life & see what it means to be a Spartan.

Unit: Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education
Website: https://admissions.msu.edu/admitted/orientation.aspx

MSU Theory Tutoring Center

Help with your questions, provide extra practice, or serve as a quiet place to work on your theory homework.

Unit: MSU College of Music
Website: http://music.msu.edu/areas-studios/music-theory/msu-theory-tutoring-center

Mechanical Engineering Learning Center

To strengthen ME undergraduate students’ understanding of key concepts, assist with challenging homework problems, and prepare students for exams.

Unit: Department of Mechanical Engineering
Website: http://www.egr.msu.edu/me/mechanical-engineering-learning-center

Guided Learning Center

One-on-one & small group assistance in over 80 Engineering and related courses, include supplemental instructions for the more challenging courses.

Unit: Diversity Programs Office, College of Engineering
Website: https://www.egr.msu.edu/dpo/academics/guided-learning-center

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Tutoring for some 200 and 300 levels ECE courses to undergraduate students.

Unit: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Website: https://ece.msu.edu/

CSE 101 Help Room

Provides tutoring and academic support for students enrolled in CSE101.

Unit: Department of Computer Science Engineering
Website: https://cse101.cse.msu.edu/visitors/Syllabus_CSE101.pdf

Construction Management Tutoring

SPDC will offer tutoring for Construction Management courses CMP 124, CMP 211, CMP 222 and CMP 230 on Wednesday evenings throughout the semester.

Unit: School of Planning, Design and Construction
Website: http://www.spdc.msu.edu/events/event/construction_management_tutoring1

College of Veterinary Medicine Tutoring

APSS Office invites students with grade below 2.0 on an exam to join the College's group tutoring program to meet with tutors for at least 2hrs/week.

Unit: Office of Academic Programs and Student Success, College of Veterinary Medicine
Website: https://cvm.msu.edu/students/student-questions/academics

Civil Engineering Help Room

Help Room for CE221.

Unit: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Website: Department website: https://www.egr.msu.edu/cee/

Social Science Help Rooms

Offers a variety of support options for students, including drop-in tutoring & review sessions for partner courses in CJ, EC, HST, IAH, ISS, & SOC.

Unit: College of Social Science
Website: http://socialscience.msu.edu/students/office-student-affairs-and-services/helprooms/

Spartan Success Scholars

Students receive continuous peer support, participate in high impact learning experiences, and become a part of a prestigious community of Scholars.

Unit: Neighborhood Student Success Collaborative
Website: http://nssc.msu.edu/student-success-scholars.php

Nurse Scholars Program

The Nurse Scholar Program gives high-performing students the opportunity to earn admission into the College of Nursing straight out of high school.

Unit: College of Nursing
Website: http://nursing.msu.edu/bsn%20programs/Nurse%20Scholar%20Program/Nurse%20Scholar%20Program.htm

MSU Libraries Peer Research Assistants

PRAs help find information for research papers, search for articles or books, and connect you to the library services that will help you most.

Unit: MSU Libraries
Website: http://libguides.lib.msu.edu/engage

College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)

CAMP offers individuals with migrant or seasonal farm work backgrounds a unique opportunity to begin an undergraduate program in MSU.

Unit: Migrant Student Services
Website: http://mss.msu.edu/camp

Academic Scholars Program

For incoming first-year students with strong academic records who are seeking enriched academic opportunities in the first two years of college

Unit: Honors College
Website: http://honorscollege.msu.edu/academic-scholars-program

Multicultural Business Program

Tutors help students review concepts, practice problem solving and applications in 10 core business courses during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Unit: Eli Broad College of Business
Website: https://mbp.broad.msu.edu/students/tutoring

Physics Strosacker Learning Center -- PHY 231/231C

Please bring your formula sheet and the work you have done so far on your homework. Staff will assist "cooperative learning."

Unit: Department of Physics & Astronomy, College of Natural Science
Website: http://www.pa.msu.edu/~pratts/phy231/helproom.html

College Advising Corps

Advising Corps integrates student support into the high school model in order to address nonacademic barriers to student achievement & success.

Unit: College Advising Corps
Website: http://collegeadvisingcorps.msu.edu/index.html

Social Science Study Away Programs

Study Away programs offer courses & internships at locations within the US, allowing students to apply classroom knowledge in professional settings.

Unit: College of Social Science
Website: http://www.socialscience.msu.edu/students/experiential-learning/study-away/

CAL-led Freshman Seminar Abroad in Germany

Incoming first-year students travel with CAL faculty and staff, studying folklore or human rights and earning integrative studies credit.

Unit: College of Arts & Letters
Website: https://osa.isp.msu.edu/Programs/fsagermany1.html

Osteopathic Medical Scholars Program (OMSP)

OMSP integrates an early exposure to physician and clinical skills, community involvement, and leadership roles.

Unit: College of Osteopathic Medicine
Website: http://www.com.msu.edu/Students/Osteopathic_Medical_Scholars/Osteopatic_Medical_Scholars.htm

First Year Mentor Program

Supports First Year Students in their transition to James Madison/MSU and encourages successful academic and personal development.

Unit: James Madison College
Website: http://jmc.msu.edu/diversity/first-year-mentor-program.php

Residential Initiative for the Study of the Environment (RISE)

RISE is an interdisciplinary living-learning program focused on sustainability and environmental stewardship.

Unit: College of Natural Science
Website: http://rise.natsci.msu.edu

Residential College for Arts and Humanities (RCAH)

RCAH offers an interdisciplinary degree, using civic engagement and creative work to promote social justice.

Unit: Residential College in the Arts and Humanities (RCAH)
Website: http://rcah.msu.edu

Bailey Scholars Program

BSP is a diverse community of learners pursuing a Minor in Leadership in Integrated Learning. Students practice supported self-directed learning.

Unit: College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Website: http://www.bsp.msu.edu

Spartan Advantage

Eligible students receive sufficient grants, scholarships, and work study funds to cover the cost of tuition and fees, room and board, and books.

Unit: Office of Financial Aid
Website: https://finaid.msu.edu/spad.asp

Short Term Loan Program

ASMSU offers a short-term and interest free loan for up to $300.00 during the first 6 weeks of the Fall and Spring Semesters.

Unit: ASMSU (Associate Student of MSU)
Website: http://asmsu.msu.edu/services/loans/

Spartan Preview

Provides information on immigration regulations, laws and safety, health insurance, what to pack, getting to campus and campus life, and more.

Unit: Office of Admissions
Website: https://admissions.msu.edu/admitted/international/prepare-to-enroll/complete-spartan-preview.aspx

Urban Educators Cohort Program

UECP helps students gain the knowledge and skills they will need to teach in communities where resources and services are most limited.

Unit: Urban Education
Website: http://education.msu.edu/urbancohort/

TRIO Student Support Services (SSS)

Provides career counseling, personal advising, & academic support to first-generation college students, students who come from low-income backgrounds, & disabled students.

Unit: Office of Supportive Services
Website: http://trio.oss.msu.edu/

TRIO Excel Residential Summer Bridge Program

Provides students the experience of a college-level academic schedule as well as the opportunity to retake Placement Exams to earn a higher score.

Unit: Office of Supportive Services
Website: http://trio.oss.msu.edu/excel-summer-program/

Maximizing Academic Growth in College (MAGIC)

A one-week summer program where students will be introduced to campus resources, network with MSU faculty/staff, and meet life-long friends.

Unit: Office of Cultural & Academic Transitions (OCAT)
Website: http://ocat.msu.edu/e-pre-college/magic-maximizing-academic-growth-in-college/

Enrichment Summer Program

The Enrichment Summer Program provides academic advancement and career knowledge for undergraduate students interested in veterinary medicine.

Unit: College of Veterinary Medicine
Website: https://www.cvm.msu.edu/about/diversity/enrichment-summer-program

Engineering and Science Success Academy (ESSA)

A 7-week, residential, academic intensive program designed to acclimate incoming freshmen with both the academic & environmental aspects to college.

Unit: College of Engineering
Website: http://www.egr.msu.edu/dpo/programs/essa

Dow STEM Scholars

The Dow STEM Scholars Program focuses on assisting students’ transition into college and developing the skills needed in pursuing a STEM degree

Unit: Dow STEM Scholars
Website: https://dowstemscholars.natsci.msu.edu/

Overrides

To bypass certain enrollment restrictions on a course, students may seek an override by contacting the department/college of the course.

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Major: Major Preference

Students who are below 56 credits and/or who have been opted into their college. Students are assigned to an advisor in the college of their major.

Unit: Office of the Registrar
Website: https://reg.msu.edu/AcademicPrograms/Print.aspx?Section=259

Major: Major Admitted

Students who are at 56 credits & have been admitted or opted into their college. Students are assigned to an advisor in the college of their major.

Unit: Office of the Registrar
Website: https://reg.msu.edu/AcademicPrograms/Print.aspx?Section=259

Theatre Tutoring

Students can request for out of class extra help for performance courses by contacting professors.

Unit: Department of Theatre, College of Arts and Letters
Website: http://theatre.msu.edu

Writing Requirements

All students must complete one WRA (Tier I) writing course (4 credits). Some students must complete additional courses (development, Tier II).

Unit: Office of the Registrar
Website: https://reg.msu.edu/AcademicPrograms/Print.aspx?Section=285

Tutoring @ Briggs

At Lyman Briggs College, tutoring services are available for Briggs courses and all MSU courses for students looking for help in their coursework.

Unit: Lyman Briggs College
Website: http://lymanbriggs.msu.edu/current_students/resources/TutoringAndLAHours.cfm

Major: Changing a Major

Students can submit an online major change form and/or see an advisor in the NSSC or in their college.

Unit: Neighborhoods
Website: http://nssc.msu.edu/advising.php#major-changes

CELTA Language Help Rooms

Practice language skills in an informal, low-pressure atmosphere where you can ask questions, speak in the target language, & learn about culture.

Unit: Arts and Letters
Website: http://celta.msu.edu/helprooms

Social Sciences Advising-East Neighborhood

Advisers can help construct a course of study to meet special needs, interests, and requirements for graduation.

Unit: Social Science
Website: http://www.socialscience.msu.edu/about-us/overview/advising/

Neighborhood Student Success Collaborative (NSSC)

NSSC advisors are the primary academic advisors for students who have not declared a major preference.

Math Learning Center

Get free help for 1825, 100 & 200 level math classes, and even some upper-level courses. Courses not supported by MLC: MTH 101, 102, 201 & 202.

Unit: Department of Mathematics
Website: https://math.msu.edu/mlc/

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