TRIO Student Support Services

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TRiO Offices have moved from the LRC to the Caroline Center second floor.

Who are we?

TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) Program is a federally funded program designed to help eligible students stay in school, graduate, and transfer to a 4-year institution. Students who qualify may utilize any of the free services listed below. Cambridge students are also eligible to apply. Every year, 80% of our TRiO SSS students maintain good academic standing and 70% stay in school the following year, graduate, and/or transfer to another school.

Apply online here.

Why should you join TRiO Student Support Services?

  • Individualized tutoring one hour a week per subject
  • Academic advising
  • Assistance with registering for courses
  • Support with study skills, time management, and test anxiety
  • Assistance with applying for financial aid
  • Transfer and career planning
  • Cultural opportunities
  • And more!

Do you qualify?

To qualify, students must have a high school diploma or GED and meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • first-generation college student (neither parent graduated from a 4-year college)
  • low-income
  • disabled

Prospective students meet with TRiO Student Support Services staff to discuss eligibility, the services they need, and program requirements before they are admitted to the program.

Apply here online

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TRIO Student Support Services is a 100% federally funded program designed to enhance the academic success of students who are traditionally under-represented in post-secondary education.