TRiO

TRiO


Student Success Center - TRiO Student Support Services (SSS)

Room 113, Cannon Hall
217-443-8898

The Danville Area Community College TRiO Program is a federally funded service which enables qualified students to receive on-campus support and guidance during their first years of college. Their goal is to help these students achieve academic success.

TRiO participants receive the following services:

  • Academic Advisement
  • Counseling for Academic Success
  • Development of Education Plan
  • University Transfer Visits
  • Strategies for Financing College
  • Course Selection and Registration
  • Tutoring

    • Walk-in availability Monday-Friday
    • By self-made appointment with a Professional Mentor
    • Online tutoring
  • Assistance with Scholarship Search and Applications
  • Assistance with Four-Year College/University Applications and Transfer Process
  • Computer Lab

How To Apply

The TRiO selection process has two parts:

  1. Eligibility
    To determine if you are eligible for selection into the TRiO SSS program, you must meet one or more of the following criteria:
  • Must be a first-generation college student (neither parent has earned a Bachelor's degree)
  • Have financial need
  • Have a documented learning or physical disability
  • All TRiO applicants must be a U.S. Citizen
  1. Application
    Interested applicants who meet the qualifications can pick up an application in the Student Success Center, or print the application here.  Applicants are also required to submit an income verification form (please complete either the independent or dependent verification form according to the student's financial status):

Once complete, applicants are asked to submit their completed TRiO SSS application to the Student Success Center main desk in Cannon Hall, Room 113.

Jason Asaad
TRiO Academic Advisor
jasaad@dacc.edu
217.443.8780

Brennon Hightower
TRiO Academic Advisor
bhightower@dacc.edu
217-443-8853

Shanay Huerta
Director of TRiO Student Support Services
shuerta@dacc.edu
217.443.8860

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