Academic Assistance for Athletes

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Academic Assistance for Athletes


Student Services for Athletes (SSA) provides academic support for 600+ student-athletes. Services include study hall, one-on-one meetings, tutoring and academic monitoring. SSA collaborates with faculty and staff around campus to optimize the student-athlete experience.

Meet Your Advisor

Tim Morrissey

Director, Student Services for Athletes
Sports: Men's & Women's Lacrosse, Women's Soccer, Volleyball

Angela Johnson

Associate Director, Football Advising
Sports: Football (defense)

Nigel Brown

Assistant Director
Sports: Women’s Basketball, Men’s & Women’s Golf, Softball

Bridget Burger

Assistant Director
Sports: Baseball, Field Hockey, Rowing

Wes Hamilton

Academic Advisor II
Sports: Men’s Soccer, Men’s & Women’s Swimming & Diving, Men’s & Women’s Tennis

Carly Notaroberto

Academic Advisor II
Sports: Football (offense), Track & Field and Cross Country

Devon Cummings

Academic Advisor II
Sports: Men’s Basketball, Women's Ice Hockey

Request Tutoring

All student-athletes at the University of Delaware get free access to tutoring services.

Follow these easy steps to schedule a free tutoring session:

  1. Contact your academic advisor to request tutoring.
  2. In your Teamworks account, sign the tutoring form provided by your academic advisor. E-signatures are allowed; you can do this on your phone.
  3. Download the Penji app and use your UD email address and password to log in.
  4. Use the app to find and schedule and individual, virtual, group or drop-in tutoring session.
  5. Sign the tutoring timesheet with the tutor once you've completed your session.
Female student receives tutoring from SSA staff

Theresa Cometa

Administrative Specialist

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