TRIO Graduates

New and Improved Online Application

TRIO/SSS is happy to announce the launch of our online application process!  Interested students can now apply online at

We are accepting applications for both the 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 academic year.

TRiO/Student Support Services  is a program designed to work with students who are first generation college students and who meet federal income guidelines. Our goal is to help support your success at GRCC and transfer to the college/university of your choice. The program has been serving students at Grand Rapids Community College for over 30 years.

We are funded by the US Department of Education and operate within the Student Success and Retention Division at Grand Rapids Community College. Learn more about TRiO.

Winter 2017 Information Sessions

Would you like to learn more about TRIO Student Support Services?  TRIO/SSS is hosting several opportunities for students to come and learn more about the program and benefits.  RSVP by calling 234-4150 or emailing

All sessions will be held in the Student Center Building.

Date Location Time
Tuesday, Jan 10th SCC 336 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Monday, Jan 16th SCC 336 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Monday, Jan 23rd SCC 336 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Wednesday, Feb 1st SCC 336 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Tuesday, Feb 7th SCC 336 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Thursday, Feb 16th SCC 336 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Monday, Feb 20th SCC 336 1:30PM - 3:00PM