TRIO Summer Program
The TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) Summer Program offers first-year students the opportunity to engage in a series of academic, personal, and cultural workshops, as well as social activities that facilitate their successful transition into the college environment. Acceptance into the TRIO Summer Program depends on space availability, student eligibility, and summer program participation.
TRIO Leadership Programs
TRIO SSS provides leadership development opportunities through positions, such as Peer-Leader, Orientation Coordinator, Mentor, Academic Assistant, and Student Worker. These experiences enable students to develop decision-making skills, confidence, and professional skills.
TRIO SSS also offers the following programs to help students gain skill sets applicable to higher leadership positions in college and their lives.
- Academic Advocacy provides students with counseling and support to help them excel in academic course work.
Students are encouraged to participate in Peer-Leadership activities during the TRIO Summer Program, which allow them to hone their leadership skills, program development, and team-building abilities.
The TRIO Mentor Program
This program utilizes carefully selected upper-classmen matched with incoming freshman students, to assist with their transition into and issues associated with college life.