Cochise College TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) program is one of three TRiO programs originally funded under the Higher Education Act of 1965, whose objective is to help students overcome class, social and cultural barriers to complete their college education. Funded by the U.S. Department of Education, SSS is committed to helping low-income, first-generation college students, and students with disabilities, achieve a bachelor’s degree. Services are provided at no cost to the students. To qualify, students must be: enrolled or accepted for full-time enrollment at Cochise College; U.S. citizens and/or legal/permanent residents (meet federal financial aid residency requirements); and have a need for academic support and meet at least one of the following guidelines:
Participants are eligible to:
For more information, visit the TRiO website at my.cochise.edu/web/trio/home or call the TRiO Student Support Services office on the Douglas Campus.