Congratulations on taking another step to helping you achieve your goal of obtaining a bachelor's degree.

To be eligible for TRiO-SS services, you must be enrolled as a full-time student at CMU and plan to complete a four-year degree. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

You may be eligible if you say "yes" to any of the statements below:

"Neither of my parents graduated from a four-year college."

"I am a low-income student."

"I am a student with a disability."

ATTENTION!  We are no longer accepting applications for the Fall 2018 semester.  Click here for the TRiO 2018-19 Application Timeline. 

Apply to become a TRiO participant

Peer Academic Coaches & Student Office Staff

TRiO-SSS currently has a dedicated staff of thirteen Peer Academic Coaches. Peer Coaches assist participants with achieving their academic, personal and career goals while guiding and challenging participants to new levels. We are currently hiring for 4 Peer Academic Coach positions for the spring 19 semester . Please contact Melissa Calhoon at  if you have any questions.  

Apply to become a TRIO Peer Academic Coach