Student Success Fee/Academic-Related Programs

Learn about the mandated Student Success Fee (SSF), a portion of which supports enhancing student success through expanded academic related programs (ARP).

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Student Success Fee (SSF)

In Spring 2014, a new mandatory Student Success Fee (SSF) was approved to be effective Fall 2014. A portion of this fee (10%) is dedicated to support enhancing student success at the college level through expanded academic related programs.

Academic Related Programs (ARP) 

Academic Related Programs (ARP) are defined as those activities and programs which are an extension of the formal learning experience in a course or academic program. They provide an opportunity for students to become engaged and involved in their education outside of their academic courses.

Example ARP Activities 

Examples include but are not limited to:

  • student colloquiums
  • lecture series
  • seminars
  • projects
  • conferences
  • competitions
  • forums
  • exhibitions
  • productions
  • performances
  • professional conference participation

Learn More

For information about SSF-ARP writing workshops, due dates, forms, and contacts visit the SDSU Student Success Fee website.