What does TRIO Student Support Services at USM offer?
Each semester, you will meet regularly with your TRIO Advisor to:
- Develop an Academic Success Plan
- Address challenges and concerns
- Learn about available resources
We will work in collaboration with your Student Success Advisor and your faculty advisor.
Free 1-Credit Course Each Semester
Each semester, you will complete a free 1-credit course focused on your academic and career success.
Topics will include:
- Study strategies
- Time management
- Career planning
- Managing finances
- Stress management
- How to find scholarships
- Graduate school preparation
- Diversity skills
- Leadership skills
- Community service opportunities
Services are available on the Portland, Gorham, and LAC campuses of USM and are in addition to the student services available to all USM students.
*Please note: TRIO Student Support Services offers academic support, but the program is not able to provide direct financial support or grants.