TRIO Student Support Services

York College's TRIO Student Support Services Program offers the following free services and activities to eligible program participants.
TRIO Student Support Services

Mission

Our mission is to help participating students stay in college and advance toward a degree in a reasonable time frame, through an array of services and activities. As a result of these services and activities, SSS students have been able to make measurable improvements, including passing assessment tests, earning better grades, maintaining persistence in college, and fast advancement toward graduation.

All services & activities are FREE for students who meet the criteria.

For more information:  Please contact TRIO Student Support Services Program
Location: Room AC-3E03
Hours: Monday through Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm and Fridays; 8:30 - 5:00pm
Telephone: 718-262-2426

Program Orientation

TRIO Student Day is held at the beginning of each semester.  All program participants are required to attend to receive valuable program information and updates.

Academic Advisement

Program participants receive one on one academic advisement for course selections according to their majors.  A counselor/academic advisor is assigned to the student throughout school enrollment.

Personal and Career Counseling

Counselors are available to SSS students in need of counseling on a variety of issues, problems and concerns. The SSS counselor provides ongoing academic advisement, orientation and study skills seminars.

Academic Tutoring

SSS provides eligible students with tutoring in most academic courses. The tutoring is conducted by high-achieving York students who have demonstrated their academic abilities and have shown a strong desire to help others. Individual or small-group sessions are held in the program's Computer Resource Center and the library. Tutors receive ongoing training and support from SSS staff members.

Computer Resource Room

SSS students have access to a private Computer Resource Room used only by SSS participants. The room is located in the rear of Room AC-3E03 and features new state-of-the-art Dell desktop computers with high speed Internet access and a high speed networked printer. Free printing is available and staff members are always on hand to assist.

Workshops are offered for the following topics

  • Financial Literacy
  • Financial Aid Assistance
  • Study Skills
  • Stress Management
  • Choosing a Career
  • Improving your GPA
  • Preparing for Graduate School
  • Study Skills 

The TRIO Student Support Services Program is here to provide supportive services to ensure student retention and graduation!!!

If you would like to become a SSS program participant please fill out the online intake form or stop by our office in room AC-3E03.

If you would like to apply for a Tutor position with SSS, please contact of stop by the office to speak with the Academic Coordinator in room AC-3E03.  You may also call: 718-262-2426.