TRIO/Student Support Services

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As part of the University’s commitment to improving access and success for students who have been traditionally underrepresented in American Higher Education, CFAR hosts a national TRIO/Student Support Services (SSS) program, partially funded by the US Department of Education*. Student Support Services is  intended for students whose parents do not have a college education, students with a high financial need, and students with disabilities.

TRIO Eligible Students can receive the following services:

Graduate school advising and GRE preparation

Academic subject area tutoring

Assistance filing FAFSA and financial aid information

Personal budgeting and debt managment coaching

Scholarship search assistance

Career and major exploration

Individual counseling

Coaching for students with disabilities

Coaching and support for homeless youth

 

To discuss your eligibility for TRIO/SSS services, stop by during drop-in hours (Mon-Thu, 11-3:00) or contact our office.  You may also click the button below to see more information about Eligibility Guidelines. 

 

SSS Eligibility Guidelines

 

*UNH TRIO SSS is funded by the US Department of Education and the University of New Hampshire. In 2016-17 federal funding totals $328,779. The University of New Hampshire contributes an additional $83,527 in matching funds. The project is funded to serve 200 students in 2016-17.