Debbie Nye Sembler

Student Success Center

The SSC’s mission is to help students achieve their highest learning potential by assisting them in developing strong, lifelong learning strategies and skills in a safe and positive environment.

Please note: Tutors’ schedules change frequently. To be certain you can get the help you need, feel free to call for tutor availability (727) 873-4632.


  • Monday – 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday – 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday – 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Thursday – 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday – 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

No Appointment Needed!

Drop by the Tutoring Center at the Student Success Center in DAV 107.

  • No appointment needed.
  • Come by DAV 107 during hours of operation, Monday through Friday.
  • Bring your text book, class notes, assignments, and homework.
  • Sign in at the front desk.
  • If you are here for tutoring, the front desk assistant can help you select a tutor.
  • If you are here to study, use a computer, or print select that option.
  • When you are done, please sign out.

Welcome to Summer A & C!

Summer sessions are fast and furious. If you start to feel lost or frustrated, remember:

“The expert in anything was once a beginner.” ~ Helen Hayes

We welcome beginners and experts alike, because everyone has something to learn.


Statement of Purpose Wow Wall

Crafting a Statement of Purpose: A Research Writing Workshop

Are you in a Master’s program, doing undergraduate research, or working on your honor’s thesis? Then this FREE workshop is for you!

Join us next Wednesday, June 1st from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the SSC in DAV 107. Codey Oswald will walk us through techniques and ideas for crafting an effective, focused statement of purpose for any research project. 

This is a work shop and participants are encouraged to bring their laptops or pen and paper so they can get started writing.

For more information, please contact the Center at 727-873-4632 or at