TRIO Student Support Services

Peer Coaching

Individual peer coaching is provided to all participants.

The competent and compassionate TRIO SSS Leadership Team will coach you to the finish line and beyond. The goal for Academic and Financial Peer Coaches is to help TRIO SSS participants plan courses and become invloved in high impact opportunities that will increase their career options and become strong applicants for graduate school.

The number of meetings required depends upon class standing and individual needs.

Common topics of discussion during coaching sessions include:

  • Course selection
  • Financial wellness
  • Graduate school exploration, preparation, and application
  • Self-care and overall wellness
  • Career preparation and exploration
  • Goal setting and personal motivation
  • Time management
  • Finding the right major
  • Connection with campus and community resources
  • Housing options
  • Student life issues