Success Through Achievement and Retention

STAR, Success Through Achievement and Retention, provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements, and serves to motivate students toward the successful completion of their AA/AS degree. Most importantly, all of the STAR staff focuses on helping students meet their educational needs in a positive supportive setting!

Contact the STAR Program

Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

(*hours during Summer subject to change*)
Our office is closed on campus holidays. Please see the academic calendar.

How We Can Help You

As a STAR student student, you’ll have access to resources and opportunities to help you while at SBVC. 

STAR Program Supplemental Grant Aid

Willie Charles Williams Book Scholarship

Loaner Chromebooks & Calculators

Computer Lab with free printing

Academic & Personal Counseling

Academic Tutoring

Cultural Enrichment & Educational Events, Activities, & Trips

Priority B Registration

Academic Success & Financial Literacy Workshops


Get Started in the STAR Program

Use our online form to check your eligibility and complete the STAR Program application. 

Check Eligibility & Apply