TRIO Student Support Services S3


TRIO (S3) Program mission is to increase retention and graduation rates of student by offering academic and personal support. It is committed to serving 160 low-income, first-generation college students and students with disabilities to earn a bachelor’s degree within six years. While student financial aid programs help students overcome financial barriers to higher education, TRIO programs help students overcome class, social, and cultural barriers to higher education.

Services Provided:

Types of services the TRIO/SSS Program provides:

  • Career Guidance
  • Free Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • College Success Workshops
  • Grant Aid
  • Resume Writing Seminars
  • Cultural Enrichment Activities
  • Assistance applying for financial aid and internships
  • Scholarship Awareness
  • Summer Academic Enrichment Program

Meet Our Team


8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Hitchcock Building

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Melissa "Mel" Hill

Melissa "Mel" Hill

Interim VP of Student Affairs
Mercedes Herrera

Mercedes Herrera

Program Coordinator

Stephanie Sanchez

Stephanie Sanchez

Retention Coordinator
Isaiah Guerrero

Isaiah Guerrero

Lead Mentor
Janeth Pena

Janeth Pena

Office Assistant