TRIO Student Support Services
What is TRIO Student Support Services?
The Student Support Services (SSS) program provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements and serves to motivate students toward the successful completion of their
post-secondary education. The goal of the program is to offer every possible form of support for participants along with their journey to graduation from Grand Valley State University. Students who identify as low-income, first-generation college students, and students with disabilities with a need for academic support are eligible to participate in SSS projects.
What can we do for you?
The TRIO Student Support Service program at Grand Valley State University is committed to increasing the rates of academic achievement, retention, and graduation among historically underrepresented students. This is accomplished by providing holistic and individualized support services that maximize students' innate abilities and draw upon available resources within and outside of the University to benefit students, families and the larger community.
TRIO Student Support Services provides a number of services, including but not limited to: Holistic Advising, Scheduling & Study Skills assistance, Time management assistance, Financial aid counseling, Graduate school counseling, Study abroad advising and more!
FALL SEMESTER 2023
Convocation: August 24,2023
Classes begin: August 28,2023
Labor Day: recess September 3-4,2023
Fall break: October 22-24,2023
Thanksgiving Day recess: November 22-November 26,2023
Classes end: December 9,2023
Commencement: December 9,2023
Examinations: December 9-16,2023
Semester ends: December 16,2023
Grades due December 19,2023
TRIO Student Support Services offers several programs and opportunities to students throughout the year and your donations help to make that possible.
Gain all the benefits of being in TRIO Student Support Services by applying today! As an active participant you will have access to an advisor, peer mentors, graduate school visits, cultural immersion, community engagement, and much more. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.