Newseum in Washington, D.C.

Power Activities

  • Priority Registration: Get the classes you want by registering before the rest of campus. 

  • Academic Coaches are available to help you pick out classes, explore majors and careers, recommend resources, and be an advocate. 

  • Opportunities to meet more people and make the most of your MSU experience. 

  • Financial Literacy: The POWER Center aims to help students understand the financial commitments associated with college. POWER Advisors will assist students with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and applying for scholarships. Advisors can also help students apply for on campus jobs and work-study opportunities. 

  • Workshops on topics essential to your success: learning styles, study skills, stress management, and more. 

  • Office Resources are available for your use: stapler, note cards, highlighters, and more. 

  • Enhanced Resources such as learning style inventories, career inventories, guidebooks for test taking, and study enhancers.

  • Study Groups: Get more out of your classes by comparing notes and connecting what you are learning to what you already know. Make sure you get the most for your tuition dollars!

  • Peer Tutoring Sessions are offered for most subjects on campus in both one-on-one and group format. The POWER Center does not limit the number of tutoring hours a student can receive. 

  • Enrichment Opportunities including a 4-day orientation for new MSU students, a leadership retreat for sophomores, and a month-long event for juniors and seniors to prepare them for life after graduation. 

  • POWER Contribution - Giving back to the community, on and off campus, through ongoing service projects.

  • POWER Awareness - National TRiO Day is a day of celebration encouraging reflection and action focused on increased access to higher education.

  • POWER Graduation Celebration - Honoring POWER graduates and their accomplishments.

  • Daily Recharge - The POWER team helps you stay inspired daily and finds ways to keep you connected to the campus.