TRIO Student Support Services


About Us

The mission of TRIO Student Support Services (TRIO) is for students to actualize their maximum potential and persist toward graduation. The objective of TRIO is to provide support that not only promotes the well-being of students, but also assist them toward achieving personal and academic goals. TRIO Student Support Services is a federally funded program.

We serve students who are:

We Offer:

TRIO offers a relaxed yet vibrant atmosphere in which participants can study, receive academic help, and socialize. Project advisors provide personal and academic counseling, referrals, and support. TRIO also offers:




For Prospective TRIO Students

To utilize any TRIO services, you must fill out an application and be accepted into the program. This is a 2 step process. To complete the first step, submit your application online and upload all required documents (disability documents if applicable and a copy of FAFSA report). If you are eligible, the second step will be an interview with a TRIO Advisor. The interview can only be scheduled upon successful completion and review of the completed application. You can apply by clicking the Application Form below.

Upload the required documentation to the application. Required documentation includes:

*If you are an independent student and have no guardian you can reach out to the office for more information.


Contact Us:

Office Phone: 312.369.8135

Monday-Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

33 E. Ida B. Wells Drive, Suite 523, Chicago, IL, 60615

* If you need assistance with classroom or campus accommodations for documented disabilities, please visit Service for Students with Disabilities (SSD) located at 623 S. Wabash, room 311 or call 312-369-8296.