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Student Support Services

TRiO Programs


TRiO Programs Student Support Services (SSS)

University of Guam

The University of Guam TRiO Student Support Services is a federally funded program that provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements, and serves to motivate students towards the successful completion of their post secondary education.

SSS Goals:

  • Foster a supportive academic environment
  • Help students accomplish their academic and personal goals.
  • Increase graduation rates.
  • Transition students to attend Graduate/Professional school.

Applicant must be enrolled at the University of Guam and meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • US. citizen or meets the residency requirements for Federal student financial aid.
  • Demonstrate academic need

And (any of the following):

  • Low-Income: determined by federal income guidelines
  • First Generation College Student: Neither parent or legal guardian received a baccalaureate degree.
  • Disability: student has a physical and/or learning disability.University of Guam
PDF icon UOG TRIO SSS Application for Academic Year 2016-2017
PDF icon UOG TRIO SSS Brochure 
 

SSS Services/Benefits

  •     Academic Tutoring 
  •     Advice & Assistance in course selection
  •     Assistance in completing the FAFSA
  •     Cultural Activities
  •     Information on Financial Aid Programs & Benefits 
  •     Information of Financial & Economic Literacy/Financial Planning
  •     Summer Bridge
  •     Study Skills Workshops and Information
  •     Academic Workshops
  •     Supplemental Grant Aid for Eligible Students