What is TRiO SSS?
Striving for Student Success
TRiO Student Support Services at HCC is an exciting program designed to help students just like you! If you have a low income, are a first-generation student, or have a disability, we are here to help. As a federally funded TRiO SSS program, we provide extra support to a select group of students to help them achieve their personal, educational, and financial goals.
- Goal Setting and Academic Advising
- Cultural Events
- Computers and TRiO Study Center
- Academic Skills Workshops
- Life Skills Workshops
- Transfer and Career Planning Workshops
- Information and Resources for Financial Aid
- FAFSA Assistance
- Trips to 4-Year Schools
- Induction and Recognition Ceremonies
- Grant Aid
Students admitted as TRiO SSS participants must be pursuing an Associate's degree or be enrolled in a certificate program at Hagerstown Community College.
You can apply online, visit our offices located in the Student Center, Room 131B or call Laura Barnes at 240-500-2659.