TRiO is a federally funded Student Support Services program, that is sponsored by
the U.S. Department of Education. TRiO provides comprehensive academic and personal
guidance to program students. TRiO staff works with students to assist them with overcoming
obstacles in higher education, such as: limited income, first generation college status,
academic need, and or learning differences. TRiO SSS provides a support network, leadership
and mentoring opportunities, career exploration and transfer options. The TRiO staff
encourages students to pursue their education regardless of socioeconomic, cultural,
or ethnic backgrounds. The office number is (845) 431-8037.