It’s important for your student to access all of the academic resources available to them to stay ahead academically. Encourage them to meet with their advisor a minimum of twice per semester. Below are some helpful resources for your student:
The Transfer Student Success Center (TSSC) is the gateway to obtaining the help you need to complete your degree at Wayne State University.
WSU has close to 3,000 international students and scholars from across the globe. Our international students and scholars are part of the WSU Warrior family! The Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) at Wayne State University are here to support and enhance your educational, cultural and social experiences. OISS collaborates with colleges, departments and the community to create and maintain an inclusive, global campus.
Housing & Residential Life
Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
FERPA protects the privacy of student educational records. Under FERPA, parents cannot inspect their student's records (e.g. grades, financial aid, records, etc.) Parents who wish to access their student's record must have their student sign a written consent form authorizing their release.
Guides & Handbooks
Students Challenge 'Helicopter Parent' Stereotypes
Hoover, Eric. The Chronicle of Higher Education, February 2008
The Parent Project: What Parents Want from the College Experience
Turrentine, Cathryn. NASPA Journal, Fall 2000.
Stepp, Laura. Washington Post, September 2002.