Do you qualify for Student Support Services?
You may qualify for Student Support Services if you have an academic need and meet at least one of the following criteria:
- Be a first-generation college student (i.e. neither of your parents holds a four-year degree at application time).
- Meet federal guidelines for having an economic need.(do you get Pell Grants? 99% of these students are eligible).
- Have a documented learning or physical disability.
You must be at least enrolled in 9 hours in fall semester, 9 hours in spring semester, or 3 hours in summer when you apply.
You must be working toward your first 4 year bachelors degree (non-nursing degree).
You must be a U.S. citizen or have a permanent alien resident card to be eligible to join Student Support Services.
If you were a previous TRIO member of Upper Bound or Open Doors, you can be a SSS member. SSS is part of the TRIO program.
To apply to this program, stop by the Student Support Services office in room 431, North Shepler to pickup an application.