TRiO Programs

Student Support Services

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.


  • 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.

UOG TRIO Brochure for Academic Year 2018-2019

UOG TRIO SSS Application for Academic Year 2018-2019

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