What is TRIO Academic
Services (Student Support Services)?
Academic Services (SSS) program
is a federally-funded, student oriented program designed to provide free
academic and developmental support to enrolled students who are
eligible for the program.
What are the Program's goals?
Academic Services helps
1. Develop the writing, math, learning
and critical thinking skills necessary to succeed at LCSC.
2. Maintain a GPA necessary to achieve
individual and academic goals.
3. Make a commitment to college and
integrate into the campus community.
4. Become autonomous and develop a
positive sense of self.
Who is likely to Benefit
from the TRIO Program?
Students who are concerned about entering
college without being completely prepared for what is expected of them.
Typical concerns are: returning to school after several years, poor
preparation in writing and math, inadequate study skills, or apprehension
and lack of confidence. The TRIO staff members work individually with each
student to address their concerns.
How do I sign up?
Call or drop into the TRIO Office, located in
Reid Centennial Hall, room 205 on the LCSC campus. You will be given an
application for the program. Or you can register through the
Just fill it out! If
you meet the eligibility guidelines, you will be signed up for an intake
interview. During this session, a staff member will help you develop
a plan for success at LCSC.