TRIO programs are federally funded through the U.S. Department of Education and provide free academic support to students who meet at least one of the following criteria:
- First generation college students (neither parent has completed a bachelor’s degree)
- Documented disability (Student Support Services only)
NHCC offers two TRIO programs:
Our mission is to increase retention, transfer, and graduation rates of eligible students by helping them to recognize their strengths, develop their skills, and achieve their academic goals.