Supplemental Instruction

Mission & Goals

Mission Statement

The mission of the Supplemental Instruction Program at WSU is to improve student retention, enhance academic achievement, and help students become independent learners by providing collaborative, peer-facilitated study sessions designed to help students master course content while learning transferable, long-term study skills.

Overarching Goals

  • Help students become independent learners by stressing how to learn as well as what to learn.
  • Develop students’ study skills which will contribute to their academic success.
  • Help SI participants achieve higher grades in the targeted classes than students who do not attend SI.