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Eligibility requirements:

To be eligible to apply for TRIO/SSS you must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident or refugee and meet at least 2 of the following criteria:

  • Registered or registering for the upcoming semester. 
  • First-generation college students (neither parent(s) or legal guardian has a bachelor degree).
  • Meet low-income guidelines as defined by the U. S. Department of Education (FASFA).
  • Have a documented disability.
    • An individual with disabilities as defined by ADA Amendments Act of 2008 is a person who has a:
      • physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities of such an individual, and
      • record of such an impairment, or
      • being regarded as having such an "impairment." 

If you have a disability and would like to request accommodations, please contact the disability support services

Criteria to remain active with TRIO:

  • Completing financial literacy upon admission to the program 
  • Participate in services 3 times every semester
    • Meeting with your TRIO advisor 
    • Tutoring 
    • Cultural event 
    • Workshop 
    • Campus visit