TRIO - Student Support Services (SSS)

TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) is one of three TRIO programs at Fresno City College. It is a federally funded special program that is designed to assist college students who are at least ONE or more of the following:

  1. Low-income (to see current low-income levels: Current-Year Low-Income Levels),
  2. First generation college student (parents did not graduate from a 4-year university),
  3. And/or have a disability.

TRIO SSS is currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year. We have a strong commitment to help college students reach their academic goals and be successful. We offer many services: academic planning, career planning, and transfer assistance. We teach life long skills (studying skills, time management workshops, financial literacy and more), assist with a variety of applications (transfer, FAFSA, and scholarships), and provide resources on and off campus. 

Program and academic requirements: 

  • Enrolled in 12 units 
  • Have attempted less than 60 units. 
  • Currently pursuing a certificate, degree, and/or transferring to a 4-year university

Apply for SSSP/TRIO

If you have any questions, please feel free to email a TRIO SSS counselor today. 


Monday - Friday 

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Set an appointment

Type of appointments: Phone, Email, Zoom, or In-person 

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Director:, Ext 8145

Counselors:, Ext 8175, Ext 8144


Location: SC-216
(Above Bookstore)
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Phone: 559.443.8689 



Benefits of TRIO SSS

  • Priority Registration (Tier 2)
  • Academic Advising
  • Scholarships (Up to $1,000)
  • Career Planning
  • Studying Skills 

(Free scantrons and printing for current TRIO SSS students) 

  • Time Management 
  • Holiday Resources
  • Financial Aid Assistance 
  • Transfer Assistance
  • Cultural Events
  • College Campus Tours

Spring 2023 Events & Workshops (TRIO SSS Students ONLY)

Scholarship 1

Tuesday, January 24, 2023 (12PM-1PM)

Join us for a scholarship workshop in-person or online. This workshop will focus on FCC scholarships' application. Check your student email for more information.

Scholarship 2

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 (12PM-1PM)

Join us for a scholarship workshop that focuses on completing TRIO SSS Scholarship application. This workshop will be both in person and online. You will receive more information via your student email. 

Time Management Workshop

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Join us for a time management workshop where you will learn about management skills. RSVP through email. 

Studying Skills Workshop

Tuesday, April 4, 2023 (12PM-1PM)

Join us for a studying skills workshop. RSVP by email.

End of Year Celebration

Wednesday, April 26, 2023 (6PM-8PM)

Join us in celebrating the end of the school year and scholarship awards. Information on location and time will be sent through email. Please respond to RSVP. 

Financial Literacy

Date and Time TBD

Please check your student email for more information.

True Colors

Date and Time TBD

Please check your email for more information and RSVP.

Fresno State Tour

Date and Time TBD

Please check your student email for more information and to RSVP.

Salsa Tasting

Date and Time TBD

Join us for salsa tasting. Prize for best salsa. Please check your student email for more information and to RSVP.