TRiO Student Support Services

TRiO Student Support Services (TRiO SSS) at HCC is designed to help students who are low-income, are a first-generation student, or have a disability. As a federally funded program, TRiO SSS provides extra support to a select group of students to help them achieve their personal, educational, and financial goals.

TRiO SSS offers:

  • Tutoring
  • Goal setting and academic advising
  • Cultural events
  • Computers and support at the TRiO Study Center
  • Academic skills workshops
  • Life skills workshops
  • Transfer and career planning workshops
  • Information and resources for financial aid
  • FAFSA assistance
  • Trips to four-year schools
  • Induction and recognition ceremonies
  • Grant aid

Students admitted as TRiO SSS participants must be pursuing an associate degree or be enrolled in a certificate program at Hagerstown Community College.

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