Eligibility Requirements

To qualify for the TRiO/SSS Program, a student must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States, be registered at COS, demonstrate an academic need for services as defined by the institution AND meet at least one of the following criteria:


 - First Generation: An individual whose parents have not completed a B.A./B.S. degree.


 - Low Income: Household taxable income meets TRiO/SSS federal guidelines established by the U.S. Department of Education.


 - Disabled: An individual with a documented learning or physical disability.  Documentation must be submitted to the COS Disability Resource Center (DRC).


 - Be eligible for: English 251


 - Minimum GPA: 2.5


Questions? Please email lucianac@cos.edu / or call (559) 737-5403
Last Updated: 10/21/2011 4:01 PM