Current News:

Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • October 2nd 2017
    • Chairs Meeting
  • October 9th 2017
    • Native American Day (Offices closed, No classes)
  • October 13th 2017
    • All Staff Meeting
  • October 20th 2017
    • Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • November 3rd 2017
    • All Staff Meeeting
  • November 6th 2017
    • Chairs Meeting
  • November 10th 2017
    • Veteran's Day Holiday (Office closed, classes meet)
  • November 13th 2017
    • Registration Begins for Spring semester
  • November 17th 2017
    • Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • November 23rd 2017
    • Thanksgiving Day Holiday

Student Support Services

 

Milton Fineran SSS Director (CRCC/LCC/PCCC) Phone Email
Aloysius Wounded Head PRCC/OCC SSS Counselor Phone Email
Diana Lessert PSCC/WKCC/EWCC SSS Counselor Phone Email
Cassie Big Crow HSCC SSS Counselor Phone Email
Danielle Griffith PHCC SSS Counselor Phone Email

The Student Support Services began at Oglala Lakota College in the Fall of 1993. It is one of the TRIO programs funded by the U.S. Dept. of Education and serves 200 students a year.

Student Support Services Program Purpose

  • To provide opportunities for academic development.
  • To assist students with OLC requirements.
  • To motivate or help students reach the completion of their academic goals.

Program Eligibility

The Program targets students who are

  • First Generation-meaning your parents do not have a four year degree.
  • Low-income
  • Students with disabilities
  • Academic Assistance Only

Services

  • Tutoring-the main service component.
  • Tutor Labs
  • Mentoring
  • Peer Mentoring
  • Academic Advising
  • Personal Counseling
  • Financial Aid application assistance
  • Scholarship Application help
  • Cultural Activities
  • Other Services