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TRIO Student Support Services

The Mission

The mission of KSU TRIO SSS is to increase TRIO participants' persistence and graduation rates and to foster an institutional climate supporting academic success of eligible students. KSU TRIO SSS provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements, and to motivate students toward the successful completion of their post-secondary education

Our Vision

To inspire TRIO Student Support Services participants to maximize their personal and academic potential.


TRIO SSS Newsletter Fall 2015 Calendar of Events



To ensure your academic success, SSS offers scheduled, one-on-one or group tutoring in a variety of subjects including Mathematics, Chemistry, Business, Biology, Physics, Computer Science, Writing and the Humanities.

Tutoring involves:

  • One-on-one or group sessions
  • Meeting once or twice per week
  • Sessions with a highly qualified Learning Assistant
  • Computer lab access with free printing
  • Private and group study spaces

Learn More About Tutoring

Workshops and Events

Workshops and Events

Growth outside of the classroom is just as important as succeeding inside the classroom, so SSS offers free workshops and events throughout the year to help you prepare and develop professionally, personally, culturally, and socially.

Workshops and Events include:

  • Financial and economic awareness
  • Graduate school exploration and preparation
  • Social event and community gatherings
  • Cultural immersion trips and experiences
  • Professional and personal development
  • Cultural immersion trips and activities

Check out Workshops and Events

Academic Mentoring


Both academic and peer mentoring are offered by SSS to monitor your academic progress and help you take control of your academic career through self-evaluation and the development of your academic, personal and professional goals.

Mentoring involves:

  • Course selection assistance and add/drop counseling
  • Development of academic and career goals
  • Assistance with transitioning to college
  • Building meaningful relationships within SSS
  • Develop and strengthen study skills

Learn About Mentoring