TRIO - Student Support Services

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The TRIO SSS program increases our student retention and graduation rates, facilitates student transfer from two-year to four-year colleges, and fosters an institutional climate supportive of the success of low-income and first-generation college students and individuals with disabilities.  The TRIO SSS program is free.


Ready to Join?
If you think you qualify and would like to join the program, please fill out the  Application and Income Verification Form .


 Have an interest in TRIO SSS?
Want more info on joining the program or have general questions? Fill out the TRIO SSS Interest Form and TRIO SSS advisor will reach out.


Need Tutoring?
Fill out the TRIO SSS Tutoring Request Form and TRIO SSS Tutor will reach out.


Need Materials?
Fill out the TRIO Loan Request form for Laptops, Calculators, Books and more.

 

TRIO SSS Statistics

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of TRIO SSS students are in good academic standing students cited tutoring support as the number one reason to join TRIO SSS TRIO SSS students cited their grade improved because of tutoring will persist to the next academic year of TRIO SSS Students will earn a degree or certificate in 4 years

TRIO SSS Program Eligibility

Students served must be:

  • Economically disadvantaged and/or
  • First-generation (neither parent has received a four-year college degree) and/or
  • Have a documented disability
  • A U.S. citizen or a permanent resident
     

Program selection is based on the completed application and space availability in the program.

TRIO SSS Program Services

Services may include:

  • Assigned academic advisors
  • Individualized academic tutoring
  • Career exploration and major and course selection
  • Assistance with Financial Aid and Scholarship applications
  • Study skills assistance: note-taking, textbook reading, time management, financial management education, and test prep workshops
  • Assistance with transfer to four-year university or college

TRIO SSS Advisors

Jessica Laessig

TRIO SSS Project Coordinator

Kim Shaw

TRIO SSS Advisor

Lola Martinez

TRIO SSS Advisor

For more information, please call  928-226-4171,  or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . TRIO SSS is available 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. by appointment only, we are only taking zoom and phone appointments at this time.

Through a grant competition, funds are awarded to institutions of higher education to provide opportunities for academic development, assist students with basic college requirements, and motivate students toward the successful completion of their postsecondary education. Student Support Services is sponsored by Coconino Community College and is 100% Federally Funded through the U.S. Department of Education, totaling $266,888.