TRIO-Student Support Services


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What is it?

The mission of Seattle Central College's federally funded TRIO - SSS program is to promote retention, graduation and college transfer of underserved students through the delivery of targeted services to empower personal, academic and professional growth.

What do we do?

The Seattle Central TRIO - SSS team uses targeted and individualized services to facilitate personal, academic and professional growth. We seek to promote academic persistence, graduation Some of the services provided include:

  • Develop an education and transfer plan
  • Help with applying for financial aid and scholarships
  • Free tutors in English, Math, and other academic subjects
  • Help with college admissions Personal Statements
  • Student success strategy coaching and workshops
  • Cultural events and experiences

Who do we serve?

  • Students who are the first in their family to earn a Bachelor's degree, low-income or have a documented disability. Eligibility Criteria.
  • Students who are enrolled in an academic transfer degree program (Associate of Science or Associate of Arts) and;
  • Students who show a need for academic assistance and are highly motivated to graduate and pursue a bachelor's degree