TRiO-Student Support Services


The TRIO Student Support Services Office is available to help low income and first generation students graduate and transfer to a four-year college and all of our services are FREE.

Student Support Services offers the following services to program participants:

  • Assessment of learning strategies and study skills
  • Customized study skills help
  • Academic and career planning
  • Four-year college university campus tours and transfer advising
  • Professional and peer academic mentoring
  • Help with Math courses
  • Scholarship and financial aid searches
  • Financial and economic literacy workshops
  • Pre-semester conferences and workshops

We serve a limited number of students every year and we invite you to apply. You can pick up an application at our Centennial Campus office or download from


  1. Be enrolled in a transferable associate’s degree program at PPCC
  2. Demonstrate a need for academic support to successfully complete a PPCC degree and transfer to a four-year college
  3. Meet low income guidelines and/or first generation college student and/or a student with a documented disability
  4. Be motivated