Campus Resources

Office of Multicultural Student Services

Multicultural Students related organizations, clubs, etc,- Academic Support

Center for Latin@ Studies Affiliated Groups

  • Hispanic Student Organizations (HSO)
  • Sigma Lambda Gamma, a Latina based multicultural sorority.
  • Spanish language Club.

Student Academic Support groups:

The Writing Center

The Writing Center is a free tutoring service provided by Ferris State University to all Ferris students. The writing center helps with all aspects of the writing process, from preliminary brainstorming and outlining, to revising and polishing final drafts. Help is also offered in writing business letters, applications, and resumes as well as with spelling, grammar, and sentence structure.

Academic Support Center

Free certified tutor program available to all students. Individual and group tutoring available, as well as study skills assistance.

Structured Learning Assistance

Study groups paired to courses with high failure and student withdrawal rates with a trained facilitator. Students have the option to select course sections with SLA workshops at registration. Once registered in the SLA section, students consent to abide by the SLA Workshop and Attendance Policy. On average, SLA workshops offer three hours of extra course content - specific, directed study. In addition to the content, study strategies such as note taking, listening, study habits, and test taking are skills reviewed.

Career Exploration Program

Advise students either decided or undecided on a major to make progress toward a degree while looking at different career options. This office includes academic advisors, a career exploration course, and self-evaluation options.

Outside Resources

 

One Michigan

ALSAME Advocates for Latino Student Advancement in Michigan Education

Oye Help Me Series How-to College Videos

Events

Facebook

 

Ferris State University ofrece admision sin condicion de ciudadania. Contacte al Center for Latin@ Studies para informacion en español acerca de asuntos academicos, vida estudiantil, becas y mas. Llame al (231) 591-2470, o visite ferris.edu/latino tambien en facebook.com/FerrisCLS.