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TRIO SSS is available to students who meet one or more of the following criteria:

  1. Low-income student: Family's taxable income for the last calendar year was less than 150% of the poverty level. Your family's federal tax information will be used to determine low-income status. Learn more about income information >>
  2. First generation college student: A student whose parent(s) or guardian(s) with whom they resided did not complete four-year degree in the U.S.
  3. Student with a disability: Student has a documented disability that substantially limits the individual's participation in educational experiences and opportunities offered by the University, as determined by the University Center for Disability Services.

In addition, a student must:

  • Be admitted and enrolled at the University of Utah as an undergraduate student seeking 1st bachelor's degree.
  • Have an academic need for the program.
  • Be a citizen or permanent resident from the United States or meets the residency requirements for Federal Student Financial Assistance.

Fill out SSS Application

Last Updated: 5/2/24