TRIO Student Support Services

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    Academic need as demonstrated by one of the following:

    • College entrance scores (COMPASS, ACT, GED).
    • High school cumulative GPA of 2.5 or lower in any area.
    • No college attendance in the last five years.
    • Limited English proficiency.
    • Others as determined by TRiO Success Coach.

    And at least one of the following:

    • Be a first-generation student (neither parent is a four-year college graduate).
    • Be low income as established by Federal guidelines.
    • Be an individual with a documented disability.

    Additionally, TRiO/SSS Program students must be:

    • Accepted and enrolled in a program of study that leads to an associate degree or diploma.
    • Able to complete a program of study within four years.
    • A US citizen or eligible non-citizen.

    Print a TRiO application.

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    As a member, you will be assigned a TRiO Success Coach to help you achieve your collegiate goals.

    • You and your TRiO Success Coach will develop an Individual Success Plan.
    • Access to intensive academic advising, personal counseling, and mentoring.
    • Use of laptop computers and textbook lending programs.
    • Assistance with transferring to four-year colleges.
    • Benefit from personal assistance in applying for and managing financial aid.
    • TRiO/SSS Program grant aid or scholarship funds (when available) for those that qualify.
    • Opportunity to participate in career exploration and job shadowing.
    • Opportunity to take part in special off-campus cultural activities, leadership activities, and campus visits with other TRiO/SSS students.
    • Group workshops or individualized help.

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    Special topics covered in TRiO/SSS Program workshops include:

    • Study skills.
    • Stress management.
    • Leadership.
    • Time management.
    • Recognizing and developing your strengths.
    • Money management.
    • Developing a résumé.
    • Scholarship essay writing.
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    Erica Weedin
    402-228-8215
    eweedin@southeast.edu 
     
    Rachel-web Milford
    Rachel Sommerer
    402-761-8235
    rsommerer@southeast.edu 
     
    Gay-web Lincoln
    Gay Mason
    402-437-2766
    gmason@southeast.edu 
     
    Tanya-web Director
    Tanya Jarchow
    402-437-2261
    tjarchow@southeast.edu 
     
  • Contacts

    Erica Weedin

    TRIO SSS Retention Specialist

    Beatrice Campus

    Tel: 402-228-8215

    eweedin@southeast.edu

    Gay Mason

    TRIO SSS Retention Specialist

    Lincoln Campus
    Room H-1

    Tel: 402-437-2766

    Toll Free: 800-642-4075

    Ext: 2766

    Fax: 402-437-2541

    gmason@southeast.edu

    Rachel Sommerer

    TRIO SSS Retention Specialist

    Milford Campus
    Eicher Technical Center Rm: 100Q

    Tel: 402-761-8235

    Toll Free: 800-933-7223

    Ext: 8235

    Fax: 402-761-2324

    rsommerer@southeast.edu

    Tanya Jarchow, M.Ed.

    TRIO Director

    Beatrice Campus
    Room K252 

    Tel: 402-228-8228

    Toll Free: 800-233-5027

    Ext: 1228

    Fax: 402-228-2218

    tjarchow@southeast.edu

     
    Erica Weedin
    TRIO SSS Retention Specialist
    Beatrice Campus
    Gay Mason
    TRIO SSS Retention Specialist
    Lincoln Campus
    Room H-1
    402-437-2766
    800-642-4075 Ext: 2766
    Fax: 402-437-2541
    Rachel Sommerer
    TRIO SSS Retention Specialist
    Milford Campus
    Eicher Technical Center Rm: 100Q
    402-761-8235
    800-933-7223 Ext: 8235
    Fax: 402-761-2324
    Tanya Jarchow, M.Ed.
    TRIO Director
    Beatrice Campus
    Room K252 
    402-228-8228
    800-233-5027 Ext: 1228
    Fax: 402-228-2218