What is TRiO SSS?

TRiO SSS is an educational support program funded by the U.S. Department of Education. As a TRiO grant, it provides FREE help to 170 qualifying JWCC students who are first generation college students, meet income guidelines, or who have a disability.

Purpose of the Program

To improve the academic grade point averages and increase the number of participants in good standings at JWCC,leading to better success here and at your chosen transfer college or university.

To increase the retention, graduation, and transfer rates of TRiO SSS participants.

To foster an institutional climate supportive of the success of individuals in the targeted groups.