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 TRIO Programs


The Federal TRIO Programs are outreach and student services programs designed to identify and provide academic success services to qualified individuals. 


Student Support Services

for Undergraduate Students

Student Support Services (SSS) is a TRIO program for current or incoming university students who need academic assistance and other services to be successful at the University. The project provides advising, instruction, tutoring and informational workshops for eligible students.


Upward Bound

for High School Students

Upward Bound is a college preparation program for high school students from low income famlies or who are potential first generation college students.


About TRIO

The University of Utah currently operates 2 federally funded programs, Upward Bound (UB), for high school students and Student Support Services (SSS) for college students.
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The University of Utah campus will be closed on Dec 23, 26, 30 and Jan 2!

U of U Spring semester begins on Monday, Jan 9th, 2017! 

Walk in hours the first week!
9:30am - 11:30am and 1pm - 3:30pm

Walk in hours 2nd week!
9:30am -11:30am,
appts can be made in the afternoons

 FAFSA applications are now open for the next academic year 2017-18, now! Feb 1, 2017 is the U of U priority deadline 

Applications for SSS Participation Grant are now open to TRIO students! See if you are eligible

sss participation grant


TRIO SSS advisors will be available at the CESA office throughout the spring semester, Union 235. Januarys schedule:

Blake Viena:
Wednesday, Jan 25, 1pm - 4pm

Donna Jordan Allen:
Thursday, Jan 26, 1pm - 4:30pm

Maria C-Baldwin:
Thursday, Jan 26, 9:00am - 12:30pm

To check on university deadlines  see the University Academic Calendar

UB advising-tutoring schedule

Last Updated: 1/5/17