Academic advising is the main form of counseling preformed in the Student Support Services office. Upon acceptance to the program, students complete an intake form with their SSS counselor in order to get a better understanding of each participant's needs. SSS counselors are available for consultation daily, however program participants undergo perscriptive advising throughout their education within the program. SSS counselors are prepared with the tools to provide academic and social counseling and, if need be, make referrals for personal counseling. Student Support Services staff uphold an open-door policy.