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Academic Resource Center

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) provides services and programs that enhance students' academic performance and eases their transition to Utah State University. These services address the academic and developmental needs of students. All programs promote student success by helping the student identify and correct habits that hinder achievement of educational goals. 435-797-1128

Retention and Student Success

The mission of the Office of Retention and Student Success is to help students succeed by meeting their educational goals, remaining enrolled, and graduating on time. Programs and services are designed to integrate students into the University community throughout their college experience – from orientation through graduation – with a focus on the first year experience. The office conducts research, designs and implements programs, and evaluates efforts that directly impact the success of enrolled students. Among other services, RSS provides instruction and support during the Leave of Absence process as well as assisting these students with their return. These forms are online at http://www.usu.edu/retention/. 435-797-1132

Student Health Services

Provides STD testing, medication for STD and pregnancy prophylaxis (emergency contraception). Offers periodic workshops regarding important health issues. All registered students and their families are entitled to use the Health Center.

Provides educational workshops on nutrition and physical care, alcohol and drugs, and the problems that can accompany use and abuse. Presentations can be tailored to meet the needs of individual groups. Presentation topics include, but are not limited to, the connection between alcohol and violence, the reality of alcohol/drug use at USU, alcohol's impact on the five areas of life (physical, mental/emotional, social, economical, spiritual), and how to prevent problems.

Office: USU Student Health & Wellness Center
850 East 1200 North
(north of Romney Football Stadium) 435-797-1660

Student Support Services

Student Support Services (SSS) seeks to support disadvantaged students who have potential to meet the challenges of higher education by strengthening and developing their academic and self-management skills. Its focus is to insure that participants in the program have a realistic chance to complete their education and graduate from Utah State University. To accomplish these objectives, SSS provides services to enhance students' academic success, personal skills, and social skills. 435-797-3372

University Police

Provides policing, security, and investigative services for Utah State University. In addition, USU PD offers programs on child safety, self-defense, rape and sexual assault, work place violence, and Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) (a women only self-defense course).

Office: 850 East 1250 North (east of the USU softball fields)
Dispatch: 435-797-1939

24-hour campus safety transport/escort service: 435-797-1939.

Center For Women and Gender

Provides referrals, resource information, and assistance on issues related to gender violence. Provides support, referrals, and scholarship information for survivors of violence.

Office: Taggart Student Center Room 310
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm 435-797-9222

LGBTQA Programs

Provides support to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, and Allied students, faculty, and staff at USU.

Office: Taggart Student Center Room 314
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm 435-797-1728 or 435-797-GAYS(4297)