Act 101 Program

DeSales University (PA)

The Act 101 program is a Pennsylvania state program that works with institutions to help students achieve personal, social, and academic goals. The program at DeSales University offers a wide range of student support services, including career counseling, resume development, and search for summer employment.

It also provides professional tutoring in reading and studying; assistance with research, writing papers, and English course work; help in filing financial aid forms; and advocacy with the university's treasurer's office and financial aid office. Peer tutoring for course content in subject areas; academic advising; workshops in topics relevant to student adjustment; diagnostic testing in reading, writing, and study skills; and goal-setting in personal, social, academic, and career areas are also available.