Welcome to TRIO Student Support Services

Trio logoThe TRIO-Student Support Services Program, a member of the University’s College Success Programs, is designed to assist students at UMaine who are: from low-income families, first generation college students (whose parent has not earned a bachelor’s degree), and/or students with disabilities. Student Support Services is a TRIO Program, funded by the U.S. Department of Education. UMaine SSS is affiliated with the Maine Educational Opportunity Association (MEEOA), New England Educational Opportunity Association (NEOA) and Council for Opportunity in Education (COE).

If you are interested in Student Support Services, please contact us 207.581.2320 or email csp@umit.maine.edu. Or complete this online application and a TRIO Student Support Services staff member will follow up with you. Learn about our staff here.

Download our TRIO SSS brochure (in PDF format).

Available Services

Services for SSS students are designed to address personal, academic, and financial needs. These include:

  • Supplemental Advising
  • Counseling Services
  • Personal Counseling
  • Academic Counseling
  • Financial Literacy
  • Career Counseling
  • Financial Aid Counseling
  • Financial Literacy Workshops
  • Information Referral Services
  • Computer Lab/Student Lounge

For counseling services, contact Cecilia Adams or Catherine Athay in East Annex, at 581-2320 or via First Class.