TRIO SSS is a support program that offers many free services to help you succeed at OSU such as: 

Academic Counseling - Participants will receive a variety of comprehensive academic support services from their assigned TRIO academic counselor .
Tutoring & Peer Mentorship - Students looking to achieve academic success in their courses are eligible for free one-on-one peer or small group tutoring with SSS Tutors. Peer mentors also provide a leadership perspective on how to navigate the campus. Through shared experiences, peer mentors will guide you to academic and personal success on the OSU Campus.
Student Success, Cultural and Social Workshops - Success seminars are informative sessions that enhance students' capacity for learning and foster academic, personal, and professional success. Students looking to expand their college experience beyond the classroom are welcome to join us for a variety of social and cultural events designed to build community and foster an appreciation and awareness of diversity.
A Summer Bridge Program - that offers you the chance to live on campus a week before classes start, meet other students and become familiar with campus.
A college student success course - during fall term that will allow you to receive 2 tuition free credits.
A technology loan program - which allows you to check out laptops, Chromebooks, and calculators for the entire term (as available).
A student lounge/study space - equipped with computers and free printing.

 

Once you are admitted into the program you will be given the opportunity to apply for different scholarships and attend leadership conferences.

In order to receive these free services, you’ll need to apply to be admitted into our program. The program will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis, so please apply soon if you’re interested. We are currently collecting applications, and anticipate contacting potential students in May and June.