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 that is 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:
Academic subject area tutoring
Assistance filing FAFSA and financial aid information
Personal budgeting and debt managment coaching
Scholarship search assistance
Graduate school advising and GRE preparation
Career and major exploration
Coaching for students with disabilities
Coaching and support for homeless youth
Membership in the TRIO Scholars scholarship program
UNH TRIO SSS is funded by the US Department of Education and the University of New Hampshire. In 2017-18 federal funding totals $336,998. The University of New Hampshire contributes an additional $85,673.72 in matching funds. The project is funded to serve 200 students in 2017-18.