TRIO

TRIO Student Support Services is a 100% federally funded grant by the U.S. Department of Education with an annual budget of $232,265. Services, support, and resources are FREE and available to any student who completes the application and qualifies for the program.

An A&M-Texarkana TRIO SSS applicant must:

  • be a citizen or national of the United States or meet the residency requirements for federal student financial assistance;
  • be enrolled at the A&M-Texarkana or accepted for enrollment for the next academic term; and
  • have a need for academic support to pursue successfully a post-secondary curriculum

Federal eligibility applies if you are/have at least ONE of the following:

  • first-generation (parents/guardians do not have a Bachelor’s degree)
  • low-income (according to federal guidelines)
  • a documented disability

Some of our services and benefits are:

  • Tutoring & Academic Coaching
  • Financial Literacy & Economic Literacy Education
  • Academic Advising
  • Professional Development
  • Cultural/Educational Events
  • Supplemental Grant Aid (for those who qualify and meet the requirements)

Contact us at TRIOSSS@tamut.edu; or visit the TRIO SSS website.