Partner with an academic advisor and watch your future take shape

You’re attending college to get a good education—and there’s more to it than just classes. You’ll work directly with one of our Academic Advisors: they’ll get to know you, learn about your academic goals and personal ambitions, and be with you every step of your academic career with help when and how you need it.


  • Developing goals
  • Research into job fields
  • Choosing a major
  • Selecting courses, including designing a path toward graduation
  • Choosing and transferring to a 4-year school


  • Financial literacy
  • Financial aid (FAFSA)
  • Scholarships


  • Study skills
  • Time management
  • Signing up for tutoring services
  • Referrals to other Waubonsee services
  • Holds on your college record

Great Beginnings: Your first college course

You can attend a custom section of Waubonsee’s Great Beginnings course, COL100. This class is a meaningful way to start your college experience -- it helps you develop skills needed for academic success and connects you with a peer support system. Ask your TRIO/SSS advisor for more information.


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TRIO/Student Support Services
Sugar Grove Campus
Student Center, Rm. 209
Phone: (630) 466-5767