Student Support Services (TRIO/SSS) program is a federally funded program to provide academic support to increase retention and graduation rates. TRIO is looking for students who want to join them on the path to SUCCESS!

All TRIO/SSS services are FREE to TRIO participants. The TRIO/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 program helps students increase their grade point average; stay enrolled in college classes; complete their chosen certificate or degree program, and when applicable, transfer to a 4-year college.

TRIO/SSS is 100% funded by the US Department of Education.

General Information

Apply Now

Complete the TRIO Selection Form or contact Yvette Glasgow for more information.

How Do I Qualify?

TRIO/SSS is a selective program open to students who are:

  • U.S. Citizen and/or Permanent Resident
  • Enrolled at Kaskaskia College
  • First-Generation College Student (Neither parent has 4 year college degree); and/or
  • Meets Income Guidelines as Outlined by the U.S. Department of Education and/or
  • Student with Disabilities (Verification required through KC’s Disability Support Services)

Get In Touch

If you still have some questions please contact our TRIO Office.

TRiO Student Support Services

Phone  |  618-545-3037

  • Main Campus
  • Life Long Learning Center, LLC

Nicholas Rahar

Phone  |  618-545-3032

  • Main Campus
  • Health and Business, HB 134

Marcos Gilmore

Phone  |  618-545-3039

  • Main Campus
  • Health and Business, HB 108
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