How to Apply
To see if you qualify for the TRiO - Student Support Services Program, fill out the application and submit it to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attached is the application for the Texas A&M University-Commerce Trio Student Support Services Program. This program is funded by the U.S. Department of Education. It is designed to assist selected Texas A&M University-Commerce students who meet the following eligibility requirements:
- Need for the services: Documented academic need or physical or learning disability.
- Economic Need: Economic level must not exceed the specified income level set by the U.S. Department of Education and must be verifiable by either the A&M-Commerce Financial Aid Report: FAO154R or by the Income Tax Return (1040EZ, 1040, or 1040A) indicating Taxable Income.
- First generation college student: Neither parent nor legal guardian with whom you reside has a four-year college degree.
We accept 425 students into our program and 282 must meet at least two of the above requirements. Meeting the above criteria governs our selection of Student Support Services participants. If you qualify based on economic need, you will be required to provide proof of Taxable Income before you can be scheduled for an initial interview or before services can be provided.
Thank you for taking the time to learn about Student Support Services. We extend best wishes to you with all your educational endeavors.
Darnisha Reed, Director
TRiO/Student Support Services
P.O. Box 3011
Commerce, TX 75429