Student Support Services is one of seven federal TRiO programs funded by the U.S. Department of Education to provide academic support for low-income, first-generation students and students with disabilities.
The program is designed to help student overcome social and cultural barriers to higher education.
Student Support Services
Student Success Building 240 (SSB240)
"...students in the TRiO Student Support Services program are more than twice as likely to remain in college than those students from similar backgrounds who did not participate in the program."
Council for Opportunity in Education