Answered By: Doreen Rogan Last Updated: Jun 06, 2018 Views: 6
North*Star TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally funded grant program that provides one on one tutoring, mentoring, financial aid & financial literacy assistance, academic guidance and intensive personalized career & transfer support to students who qualify.
All services are free to students because the program is funded by a federal grant. TRIO is an umbrella term for a large group of student access and student success programs throughout the country. Other TRIO programs that you may have heard about include Upward Bound, Educational Opportunity Centers and Educational Talent Search.