Winston-Salem State University is a bold, vibrant and diverse academic community that encorages the creative thinking of students, analytical problem-solving, and depth of character graduates need to transform themselves and their world. It was founded in 1892, WSSU enjoys a distinguished reputation as a historically black constituent institution of the University of North Carolina that offers a rich curriculum rooted in a high-quality, liberal education. They have been recognized as a national leader in higher education and one of the Top Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the country.
All the WSSU student-athletes receive academic support through the University College & Lifelong Learning (UCaLL) department located in the Academic Success Center at Hill Hall. The WSSU Athletic Department staff and coaches recognize andsupport the mutual goals of academic and athletic success and work in partnership with the entire UCaLL staff to create champions in the classroom and in competition.
The Department of Academic Services and Assessment is designed to help the students to become truly successful in their college experience. Their main focus is to help the students to develop their skills as well as need to achieve their academic success. They were very help to students to stay in college by identifying their own strengths and by helping them to strengthen thier more challenging areas through tutoring and extra support.
The Learning Resource and Testing Centers in the college provides highly developed systems and applications in a stable, secure computing environment. The Learning Resource Center and Testing Centers goal is to help the students in the overall mission of the college, in supporting excellence in teaching to facilitate the enhancement of learning, by supplying vital technological services.
Winston-Salem State utilizes the GradesFirst system to monitor the academic progress of each student. GradesFirst allows faculty members to share academic performance in their class with Academic Success Counselors, and for student-athletes, the coaching staff and Athletic Department representatives. This includes periodic reports of excessive class absences and/or missing assignments, midterm grades and other instructor concerns. The system services are a record for any identified problems and provide a link for strategies to address any shortcomings that appropriate personnel can access. GradesFirst is also used to record AEP hours and participation in any UCaLL program or service.
The Student Success Centre also includes a Writing Centre staffed by WSSU faculty members and student tutors to assist students improve their skills to create effective papers and presentations. The B.O.S.S. TRIO/ Student Success Services Program provide unique services to students receiving Pell Grants, are first-generation college student and/or have a documented disability. B.O.S.S. also provides workshops that are available to the general student population.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Winston Salem State University that are published in OMICS International journals.
The following is the list of proceedings by scholars from Winston Salem State University that are published in OMICS International journals and conferences.