Student Support Services-TRIO (SSS) is a federally funded program designed to encourage and provide services to first-generation-to-college and students with high financial need. The program is seeking full time UNM students who are motivated to earn their bachelors degree and who would benefit from SSS-TRIO services.
Comprehensive SSS program services include: connection with a UNM SSS upperclassman (aka Peer Coach), collaborative learning, intensive advisement, monthly seminars on college survival skills, access to exclusive TRIO scholarships, and cultural/social engagement activities.
Additional services include assistance in navigating UNM financial aid, and learning about opportunities such as study abroad.
In this application, you can expect 5 short statements. Please have your parent/guardian's most recent federal income tax forms ready to answer a few questions. If your parent/guardians do not file you may still apply!