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TRIO Student Support Services

TRIO Student Support Services (TRIO SSS) is a federally funded program created to help students who are first generation, low-income, or disabled.

Purpose of TRIO SSS

The Student Support Services program is designed to:

  • Help you stay in school and graduate
  • Help you succeed in your studies so you can continue your education in 4-year schools
  • Create a school climate that supports your success if you:
    • Are limited in your English skills
    • Are from a group that is traditionally underrepresented in high school and college
    • Have disabilities
    • Are homeless, in foster care or are otherwise disconnected
  • Improve your financial and economic knowledge in areas such as:
    • Basic personal income
    • Household money management
    • Financial planning skills
    • Basic economic decision-making skills

How TRIO SSS Supports You

TRIO SSS provides these services free of charge:

  • TSI Assessment preparation
  • Academic advisement
  • Transfer advisement
  • Degree planning
  • Financial literacy training
  • Tutorial services
  • Help with completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Help with scholarship searches and completing scholarship paperwork
  • Workshops
  • Cultural enrichment activities

Additional Information


TRIO Student Support services are available remotely.

South Campus

TRIO Program Office
SACA 1108
Fax: 817-515-0762

Remote Hours

Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Updated August 04, 2020