About Us

Student Success Services (SSS) is a comprehensive service center where students obtain help with educational, career, and personal concerns from a trained staff of counselors, specialists, and advisors. Such assistance is intended to support Kennesaw State University’s academic programs by offering relevant resources that facilitate the students’ orientation to the university, contribute to personal development, enhance academic success, and facilitate career skills.

Student Success Services is made up of the following main areas:

Behavioral Response Programs
Behavioral Response Programs takes a planned and proactive approach to identifying and assisting students who are distressed and/or exhibiting abnormal, threatening, or dangerous behavior.

Campus Awareness, Resource & Empowerment [C.A.R.E.] Center
As part of Counseling & Psychological Services, the C.A.R.E. Center is designed to offer support for students dealing with homelessness or are at-risk of being homeless.

Center for Young Adult Addiction and Recovery
The Center for Young Adult Addiction and Recovery (CYAAR) provides the Collegiate Recovery Community (CRC), a community of students in recovery from addiction; Addiction Education and Intervention Services; and Collaborative research in young adult addiction and recovery.

Counseling & Psychological Services
Counseling & Psychological Services Center (CPS) offers an array of services such as short-term personal counseling, group counseling, career counseling, crisis intervention, workshops and educational programming, referral services, and consultation for members of the KSU community.

First-Year & Undeclared Advising Services
First-Year & Undeclared Advising Services (FYUAS) is responsible for enforcing the First-Year Advising Requirement which mandates that first-year freshmen meet with an academic advisor two times in the first year at KSU.

Office of New Student, Parent, and Family Orientation Programs
The KSU Office of New Student, Parent, and Family Orientation Programs assist in the successful transition of new students and their family members to the University by conducting a series of one-day orientation sessions throughout the year for first-year students, transfer students, and their family members.

Student-Athlete Success Services
The Kennesaw State University Student-Athlete Success Services Program (SASS) is committed to providing the necessary support to assist all student-athletes in reaching their full potential academically, personally, and professionally.

Testing Services
Testing Services provides a wide range of testing services to Kennesaw State University students and surrounding community.

Veterans Resource Center
KSU’s Veterans Resources Center (VRC) is committed to servicing the Veteran Community (i.e. Veterans, Service members, Dependents, and Survivors) by providing a welcoming environment, where members can gather and meet other fellow community members.

Women’s Resource & Interpersonal Violence Prevention Center
Women’s Resource & Interpersonal Violence Prevention Center is a gathering place for students, offering programming, crisis intervention and resource information.

Student Success Services is located on the 2nd floor in Kennesaw Hall or call 770-423-6600.