TRiO-Student Support Services

The BBCC TRIO Student Support Services program is a U.S. Department of Education Title IV grant. Annual funding of $281,462 provides extensive academic services to 190 eligible students during each grant cycle.

Student Support Services program is designed to help students find success in college. TRIO SSS students benefit from academic tutoring, academic monitoring, success workshops, and academic/financial aid/transfer/career advising.

To be eligible, students must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident and meet one or more eligibility criteria: 1) first generation, neither parent of a student has a bachelor’s degree; 2) low-income; 3) disabled-documented disability. These at-risk groups are strongly supported regardless of the degree program, however, preference is given to transfer students For additional information, please visit our Student Support Services office in 1400 Building or call 509.793.2040.