Notice:

All Spring 2021 classes will be held online, and all admissions and student support services are available remotely. Visit the Virtual Student Resource Center to access the assistance you need.

Services and Eligibility

Services Provided

During matriculation through transfer and/or graduation, participants are eligible to receive support and services in the following areas:

Academic Support

  • Starfsh Education Plan  (Starfish EP)
  • Monitoring of Academic Progress
  • Academic Support Workshops
  • Academic Intervention
  • Tutoring

Financial Aid

  • Grant Aid
  • Financial Aid Workshops
  • Full Financial Aid Packages
  • Financial Literacy Workshops

Who’s Eligible?

The United States Department of Education's federal regulations require that program participants must be one of the following:

  • Low income student - a student whose family or individual student's income falls within the limits established by the U.S. Department of Education and verified by the College;
  • First generation college student - any student whose parent living in the home has not earned a four-year degree at the time of enrollment in TRIO SSS
  • Students with documented disabilities

TRiO SSS Participants must also:

  • Enter the College as full-time students
  • Have academic need
  • Attain certificate and/or associate degree at the College
  • Transfer to a four-year college or university to earn a baccalaureate degree, and
  • Be committed to achievement and success