TRiO Student Support Services

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TRiO Student Support Services (TRiO SSS) at HCC is designed to help students who are are first-generation, income-eligible, and have documented disabilities. As a federally funded program, TRiO SSS works to enable a select group of students to overcome barriers toward achieving personal, academic, and financial success.

TRiO SSS offers:

  • Individual and small group Tutoring
  • Goal setting and academic advising
  • Cultural events
  • Computers and reference materials at the TRiO Study Center
  • Academic skills, financial literacy, and transfer/career planning workshops
  • Information and resources for financial aid
  • FAFSA assistance
  • Transfer visits to four-year colleges and universities
  • Induction and recognition ceremonies

Students admitted as TRiO SSS participants must be pursuing an associate degree or be enrolled in a certificate program at Hagerstown Community College. Eligibility does not guarantee admission. For more information, please visit the Eligibility page.