SCSU President’s Letter on Social Justice

SCSU President’s Letter on Social Justice

A Message from Southern Connecticut State University President Joe Bertolino Dear Parents and Guardians, In recent weeks, there have been incidents on campus involving the use of racial slurs, which have tested our commitment to academic freedom and free speech. Rather than dividing our community, however, these incidents have brought our members together for a time of

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SCSU’s Financial Literacy Program Named One of the Best in the Country

SCSU’s Financial Literacy Program Named One of the Best in the Country

What if your college education included learning how to manage your finances, including student loan debt? At Southern, students are able to take advantage of the Student Financial Literacy and Advising program, which helps them do just that. Financial literacy initiatives have become popular on college campuses in large part because of the inflated expenses required

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Make an appointment at Financial Literacy and Advising

Make an appointment at Financial Literacy and Advising

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Southern Connecticut State University’s Office of Financial Literacy and Advising provides financial and planning information for current and prospective students as well as their families and encourages students and families to make an appointment for guidance. Mr. Lewis DeLuca is the Coordinator of Student Financial Literacy and Advising and works closely with students and parents

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Important financial aid information!

Important financial aid information!

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Financial aid deadlines are important to keep in mind as students plan out their next semesters of study. Now is a good time to review these deadlines with your students and make sure the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is fully completed as soon as possible. SCSU’s priority date is March 15. Please

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Winter blues and the onset of depression

Winter blues and the onset of depression

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Winter snow and cold weather change the landscape and can offer beauty and fun. However, short winter days and navigating a frozen campus can present challenges to the physical and mental health of students. With limited opportunity to be outside, students may display symptoms of cabin fever and the winter blues, also known as seasonal depression or

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Academic support available to students

Academic support available to students

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The fall semester is over and students have received their semester grades. As parents and guardians, how can we help our students academically, and what resources are available if they did not do well in the fall, or did fairly well but would like to do better? At Southern, there are many academic support resources available

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Scholarship Opportunities at Southern

Scholarship Opportunities at Southern

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Exciting news! Your student(s) may be eligible for merit-based scholarships from the University’s SCSU Foundation, Inc.! Through the generosity of trustees, alumni, parents and friends of the University, a number of scholarships have been established on behalf of Southern Connecticut State University. Each scholarship has specific criteria. The scholarship awards range from $500 to $5,000.

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