Student Support Services (TRiO)

How do I qualify?

To qualify for SSS program services a student must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States, admitted/registered at Southern Utah University as a full-time student, demonstrate an academic need for services as defined by the institution, have earned fewer than  40 college credits, and meet at least one of the following criteria;

  1. FIRST GENERATION- Neither parent received a four year college degree before the student reached 18 years old;
  2. LOW INCOME STUDENT- Receiving financial aid such as a PELL grant or have a household taxable income that meets federal guidelines;
  3. DISABILITY- Student has a learning or physical disability that is document through the SUU Disability Resource Center.

You can pick up an application in the Sharwan Smith Building, Student Resources Center (room 206D) or you can also use our online forms ( Grant aid application, SSS Participant application). Please note you must fill out and submit both applications. The SUU SSS staff will review applications and invite prospective participants to complete the application process.

Student Support Services participant application

Student Support Services Grant Aid application