TRiO Student Support Services

TRiO SSS - Schedule a Prospective Student Meeting

This form is for applicants to TRiO SSS who have been invited to attend a prospective student meeting, which is the next stage in the applicant process.This informal meeting helps us to determine your academic goals, interests, and motivations in college and how these characteristics may align with the mission of the TRiO program. Please plan for this meeting to last about 60 minutes.

TRiO SSS - Workshop Request

TRiO SSS offers workshops on demand to current and active participants. Workshops are grouped into academic, financial, and transfer/career topics. It is expected that TRiO SSS students attend at least one of each type of workshop (academic, financial, transfer/career) as their schedule allows each semester.

Please complete the form below and select the workshop(s) you would like us to schedule for you this semester. Due to the time required for planning and implementing workshops, please only select the session(s) that you will commit to attend.

TRiO SSS - Letters of Recommendation

If you would like to request a letter of recommendation from a TRiO SSS staff member, please complete the following form no later than two weeks before the letter of recommendation is due.

TRiO SSS Semester Events

Campus Visits University of Maryland, College Park and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center This trip includes an information session and campus tour of the University of Maryland, College Park. In the afternoon, we will attend a guided tour of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. This trip will be held Friday, February 9, 2018. We will leave HCC at 7:00 a.m. and return to HCC by 6:00 p.m. University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) This trip includes an information session and campus tour of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). In the afternoon, we will visit their McNair Scholars TRiO program. This trip will be held Friday, February 16, 2018. We will leave HCC at 9:30 a.m. and return to HCC by 5:30 p.m. Penn State Mont Alto This trip includes an information session and campus tour of Penn State Mont Alto. We will also meet with faculty members of the college. This trip will be held Friday, March 30, 2018. We will leave HCC at 9:00 a.m. and return to HCC by 3:30 p.m. Cultural Events Faustus: HCC Production This event is a special theater performance at HCC on Sunday, March 25, 2018. We will meet on campus for lunch and games at 12:00 p.m. and then attend the 2:30 p.m. matinee performance of Faustus in the Kepler Center. Smithsonian National Zoo This cultural trip includes a visit to the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC. This trip will be held Saturday, April 7, 2018. We will leave HCC at 9:00 a.m. and return to HCC by 6:30 p.m. Pippin: HCC Production This event is a special theater performance at HCC on Sunday, April 22, 2018. We will meet on campus for lunch and games at 12:00 p.m. and then attend the 2:30 p.m. matinee performance of Pippin in the Kepler Center. To sign up for these events, please visit the TRiO SSS Spring Events RSVP Form.* *These events are open to all current and active TRiO SSS students who have not yet graduated with an associate’s degree. Space may be limited for certain events. For more information on the events and guidelines for attending, please visit the RSVP link above. If you would like to attend and require accommodations, please contact TRiO staff no later than two weeks prior to the event(s).