Student Support Services

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We're here to help!

Make an appointment to see a TRIO advisor by using our online scheduling tool.

If you need assistance, please email or call (616) 234-4150


Tutoring is also available for our current TRIO students! Please check the TRIO/SSS Blackboard site for more information.

Do you have a quick question? 

Google chat us at and a staff member will get back with you!

Be safe, take care of yourself and others, and wash your hands!

About the program

TRIO/Student Support Services (SSS) is a program designed to work with students who are first generation college students and who meet Federal Income Guidelines. Our goal is to help support your success at GRCC and transfer to the college/university of your choice. The program has been serving students at Grand Rapids Community College for over 30 years.

We are funded by the US Department of Education and operate within the Student Success and Retention Division at Grand Rapids Community College. Learn more about TRIO.

Interested in applying?

Thank you for your interest in our TRIO SSS program.  We are accepting applications now. 

Please contact for an application.  Applications are not available on-line.