Announcements & Upcoming Events
- The Student Parent HELP Center will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary as a program for under-represented students during the 2017-18 academic year. In honor of this milestone, please join us on October 16, 2017 for Two Generations, One Dream: Student Parents, Higher Education and Economic Opportunity a panel discussion featuring Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rena Moran, SPHC student Zabiba Sameru and graduated student parent Sarah Lechowich. Registration is required. Click here for full details and registration. Stream the event here.
- The University will be offering a new University Student Fees Child Care Assistance Scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year. All undergraduate students should look for this information by visiting our Undergraduate Grants & Scholarships page and searching for the title of this grant. All graduate/professional students should refer to our Graduate Student Services page.
Two Generations, One Future Student Parent Scholarship Awardee
Kierra Mickelson is the SPHC inaugural recipient of the Two Generations, One Future Scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded each year to an exceptional SPHC involved student parent who is in the final two years of their undergraduate degree program. Kierra is the mother of daughter Sophia, achieved a cumulative GPA of 4.0 and will graduate in December 2017 with a degree in Business Marketing and Education with a minor in Retail Merchandising.