Sep 26, 2020  
2019-2020 Student Handbook 
2019-2020 Student Handbook

Student Support Services (TRIO)

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TRIO Student Support Services (TRIO-SSS) enhances the academic success and enriches the college experience of its 200 qualified participants. These participants enjoy the following enhanced or otherwise unavailable services

  • Scheduled one-on-one tutoring
  • Assigned advisors who help chart each participant’s path to graduation and beyond Assistance with course selection and scheduling
  • Advisors usually available without an appointment
  • Financial information to help participants retain funding through graduation
  • Personal finance information to help participants avoid student debt Equipment borrowing and reserved computer lab
  • Free on-campus printing
  • Cultural activities and trips to area universities
  • Students Supporting Students student organization which supports a textbook lending library
  • Helpful workshops and seminars
  • Special online resources
  • Support navigating college offices and resources.

Northark’s TRIO-SSS project is funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education in the amount of $326,580 annually. Students who would like to become a part of TRIO-SSS should contact Kim Brecklein, 870-391-3338, or visit M154H.

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