TRIO- Student Support Services


TRIO Student Support Services

Mission Statement

TRIO Student Support Services at Central Arizona College seeks to empower students to persist, graduate, and transfer to university while overcoming class, social, and cultural barriers to higher education.

TRIO students receive services such as personalized and individual advising, faculty and peer mentors, cultural excursions, TRiO exclusive math, reading, and writing tutoring, and much more.

TRIO Event Photo Gallery

Students are eligible for TRIO Student Support Services if they meet at least ONE of the following qualifications:

  • First-Generation College Student - Neither parent (or guardian) completed a four-year college degree before your 18th birthday.

  • Low-Income – You qualify under federal financial guidelines.

  • You have a documented disability.

Applicants must also intend to transfer to a four-year university to qualify for TRIO services.

To apply for TRIO please download the application and return to the TRIO desk (M Student Services Building) or scan and email to

Upcoming TRIO Events

January 2014
January 27-30 TRIO Progress Reports
January 29 Welcome Back Ice Cream Social

March 2014
March 3-6 TRIO Progress Reports

April 2014
April 2 Grand Canyon University Tour - Cadaver Labs

April 8 University of Arizona (UA) Transfer Days
April 28 - May 1 TRIO Progress Reports

May 2014

May 6 TRIO Awards Ceremony

TRIO Student Support Services and all TRIO services, activities, and grant aid are funded by a grant in the amount of $216,019 from the United States Department of Education.

Content on this page is provided by TRiO.

Central Arizona College - District Office 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 Phone: 800-237-9814