First Year and Transition Initiatives

The Student Success Center

Benjamin F. Payton Learning Resources Center (LRC)
Office Hours Mon-Thurs 8:30am-8:30pm
Friday: 8:30am-5:00pm

SSC Supports Campus-wide efforts to help Students successfully transition to Benedict College

First Gen 4 the Win: This platform was created to serve as a support system and mentorship for our brilliant and scholarly first-generation students at Benedict College. This platform will provide a safe space for all first-generation students to connect with one another, provide academic support, and share their amazing stories with one another. 

The SSC is responsible for the management and curricular support of the seminar courses. 

The College Experience: A one academic credit course taken by first-year students that provides navigation of campus resources and academic success skills. 

Professional Pathways: A two academic credit sophomore level course that provides students with exposure to career and professional develop as they further explore opportunities in their academic majors.


Programs and Initiatives


Events and Workshops

Success Stories