TRIO is our nation's commitment to the dream of education for all Americans regardless of race, ethnic background,or economic circumstances.
TRIO is a federally-funded college opportunity program that motivates and supports students from less advantaged backgrounds in their pursuit of a college degree. TRIO programs provide mentoring, motivation and encouragement, personal counseling, financial guidance, tutoring, and other supports necessary for educational access and retention.
Earning a college degree is difficult. Becoming a TRIO SSS student can make the difference in getting to graduation.