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TRIO Student Support Services

We are here to help our students get from orientation to graduation & alleviate the rigors of higher education.

Student Support Services provides students with the necessary tools to adjust to the demands of a college environment. TRIO SSS is funded by the department of education to help students who are low-income, first generation and/or have a disability. It is a holistic program to help you reach graduation.

Who Is Eligible?

In accordance with federal regulations, a student must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible for program services:

  • Enrolled or accepted for enrollment at Nevada State as an undergraduate student
  • First-generation college students, meaning neither parent has a four-year college degree
  • Low-income college students as outlined by the Department of Education criteria
  • Students with a documented disability
  • Citizens or permanent residents of the United States

Services We Provide

  • Academic Advising
  • Skill- building workshops
  • Career and professional development
  • Financial Aid and Scholarship Assistance
  • Grant- Aid (exclusive scholarship for TRIO SSS participants)
  • Tutoring
  • Advocacy and support by staff
  • Social and Cultural Events
  • Free printing
  • Book loan library (Free textbook rental)

Scholarships Offered

  • Grant in Aid

Interested in joining TRIO SSS? Let us know!

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OUR TEAM

Lakiasha Hollingsworth, Director
P: 702-992-2552
E: lakiasha.hollingsworth@nsc.edu

Ivana Hernandez, Advisor
P: 702-992-2553
E: ivana.hernandez@nsc.edu

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