TRIO Student Support Services

Seminars & Workshops

TRIO SSS programming is designed to provide scholars with the information you need at exactly the right time. Scholars participate in relevant and interactive workshops and seminars throughout the academic year.


A seminar is a combination of workshops offered over the course of a day, weekend, or semester. Scholars earn academic credit and/or certificates for their participation.

Seminars offered include:

  • First Year Enrichment Seminar - First-years
  • Career Exploration Seminar - Second-years
  • Financial Wellness Seminar - Second-years
  • Leadership Through Scholarship Seminar - All students
  • Life After College Seminar – Graduating students


TRIO SSS workshops are interactive, activity-based, and learner-centered. Workshops are usually offered in a short time-frame, between 1-3 hours in length.

Previous workshop topics include:

  • FAFSA Renewal/Verification
  • Resume development
  • Staying on track for graduation
  • Major/minor exploration
  • Time management and organization
  • Public speaking tips and tricks
  • Combating imposter syndrome
  • Staying healthy on a student budget
  • Being successful in online courses
  • Applying to graduate school

Scholars are also encouraged to take full advantage of the free workshops and tutoring offered through the Student Learning Center (SLC) and Career Center.