TRiO Student Support Services

TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally funded program designed to increase persistence, graduation, transfer to four-year schools and academic standing of disadvantaged college students.


To be eligible for the SSS program a student must be:

  • Low income
  • First generation (neither parent or guardian has a bachelor’s degree)
  • have a documented physical or learning disability

Services: All services provided are FREE!

  • Professional tutoring
  • Academic advising
  • Career Information and Planning
  • Private testing rooms for qualified students
  • Personal advising/counseling
  • Additional Financial Support for students with sufficient need
  • Laptop computer check out program
  • Financial literacy information (see Cash Course Website)
  • Help filling out financial aid forms
  • Student advocacy
  • Non-traditional student services
  • Disability services, learn more about disability accommodation.

Non-traditional Student Services
Single parents, displaced homemakers, single pregnant women, and non-traditional students are provided with support services and a resource center to help ease the adjustment to college life. Off-campus referrals to community support agencies are provided for more in-depth needs.