Academic Preparedness

  • We provide tutoring assistance at no cost to SSS students with our Educational Mentoring program. Topics covered include: reading/writing, study skills, and general math and science. Contact us to schedule an appointment. Our Educational Mentors are always happy to help!
  • We have a back-to-school drive at the beginning of every long semester where SSS students are welcome to grab supplies for classes such as: notebooks, index cards, pens, pencils, sticky notes, and more!
  • Private study rooms are available at any time during our office hours (8 am - 5 pm) for SSS students who would like a quiet space to study, take exams, interview for jobs, etc.
  • Our computer lab/lounge has multiple computers with free printing access, study materials for the GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, mindfulness activities to de-stress, a large TV, and snacks to grab when you're on-the-go!

Post-College Preparation

  • We are here to help SSS students prepare for life after graduation, whether you are planning to head straight into the job market or enroll in a graduate school program. Our advisors are available during office hours to help you with your resume, job hunting tips, interview prep, and more!
  • Every year we offer students the chance to attend a graduate school trip where they can explore different colleges and graduate programs to find their best fit. Keep an eye out for an email announcing this year's trip!
  • Several times throughout the academic year, TRIO SSS attends campus resource/job fairs where students can get information about and connect with representatives from different companies in the DFW area for internship and/or job opportunities.

Financial Literacy

  • Each semester TRIO SSS hosts financial literacy workshops where students can learn from experienced financial professionals about topics such as: budgeting, saving, retirement planning, preparing for large purchases like buying a car or renting an apartment, and more! 
  • We have a library of books, pamphlets, and articles available for SSS students to borrow from to learn more about financial literacy at their own pace. 
  • Our advisors can also connect you to other departments on campus and/or online resources to enhance your financial knowledge!