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  • SC4's TRIO - Student Support Services gives personalized support to help students succeed in college. The goal TRiO is to help students graduate with either an associate degree or certificate and then transfer to a four-year college or university.

     Students who qualify for TRiO are a first-generation college students (neither of your parents graduated from a four-year college) or you are eligible for federal funding such as a Pell Grant.

  • Watch what TRIO can do for you:

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  • Program benefits include:

    • Cultural enrichment activities
    • Help applying for financial aid
    • Help with career planning
    • Individualized tutoring
    • One-on-one mentoring 
    • Personalized academic advising
    • Priority registration for SC4 classes
    • Specialized workshops
    • Transfer planning, including visits to selected college/universities
  • Program requirements:

    • Must be an SC4 student
    • Meet regularly with the TRIO staff
    • Maintain a minimum 2.0 grade point average
    • Maintain a 67% course completion ratio
    • Complete a financial literacy module each academic year
    • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year
    • Register for and Pass SD 140 (College Success-TRIO only section)
    • Students can apply for TRIO once they are enrolled at SC4.


      Room C101, College Center
      (810) 989-5801