TRIO Student Support Services

Student Success Squad Program

What is Student Success Squad?

Student Success Squad is a federally funded program designed to support students who are first-generation, low-income, and/or disabled. Through an array of services, Student Success Squad helps students earn a certificate or an associate’s degree and transfer to a 4-year college to complete a bachelor’s degree.

Program Requirements

  • Attend workshops focused on academic, career planning, college success skills,  and financial aid and scholarships.
  • Attend new student Orientation and Fall and Spring Check-In sessions

Additional Eligibility Requirements

  • Is a First Generation College Student  
  • Meets Federal Low-Income Guidelines
  • Or Has a Documented Disability and
  • Meets US Citizenship and/or Residency requirements

Benefits of Participation

  • Specialized orientation and check-in sessions
  • Academic coaching and intervention
  • Priority tutoring
  • Learning and Personality assessments
  • Peer mentoring
  • Assistive technology
  • Study skills assistance
  • Personal guidance
  • Academic success workshops
  • Course selection assistance
  • Academic and degree planning assistance
  • Student advocacy skills training
  • Financial aid/literacy counseling
  • Career planning
  • Cultural enrichment activities
  • Referral services
  • Recognition ceremony for SSS graduates

Current and Future SUNY Broome Students

Applications: Accepted for Fall, Winter, Summer, and Spring semesters.
Eligible students will be required to come in for an interview. Only completed applications will be considered.

Contact Information

Kim Lamar Shelton
TRiO Student Support Services Director

Venessa Rodriguez
TRiO Student Support Services Assistant Director

Taumi Miller
TRiO Learning Specialist

Alyssa Napolitano
TRiO Graduate Intern

Student Success Squad Workshops Schedule

Spring 2016


Voter Registration (NVRA)

Student Support Services provides voter registration information and forms. Visit us on the ground floor of the library (L-017) to register to vote!

For more information call 607-778-5150.

Student Support Services

Location: L-017
Phone: 607-778-5150

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