TRIO Student Support Services

Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally-funded TRIO program that provides opportunities for academic development, assists scholars in meeting basic college requirements, and serves to motivate scholars towards the successful completion of their post-secondary education. 

Program Eligibility

Applicants must be currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment at Independence Community College; be a U.S. citizen or National of the United States or meet the requirements for federal student financial assistance; demonstrate academic need; and have at least ONE of the following apply to you:

  • You are a first-generation college student (neither parent nor guardian has a bachelor's degree);
  • You are in financial need ("low-income" according to federal guidelines);
  • You have a documented disability.

Student Support Services enrollment is limited. All services are provided at no cost to scholars.

Ready to apply for the TRIO Student Support Services Program? Start the application process today.


Phone: 620-332-5404
Location: AC #130 (Inside the Academic Success Center)
  • Mon–Thurs: 8am - 7pm
  • Fri: 8am - 5pm
  • Sat - Sun: Closed
Summer Hours:
  • Mon - Thurs: 7:30am - 5pm

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