TRIO Student Support Services

Student Support Services (SSS) is a TRiO program that provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements and motivates students to successfully complete their postsecondary education. The goal of SSS is to increase the college retention and graduation rates of its participants.

SSS Provides:

  • Academic tutoring 
  • Advice and assistance in post-secondary course selection 
  • Information on both the full range of student financial aid programs and financial aid applications 
  • Benefit and resources for locating public and private scholarships 
  • Economic literacy 
  • Application assistance for students applying for admission to UTSA from a two-year institution or to graduate or professional programs

SSS Requirements:

Services are free to 144 enrolled undergraduate students who meet at least one of the following criteria: 
  • Income Eligible
  • First-Generation College Student
  • Documented Disability

    In addition, each student must: 

  • Be a citizen or national of the U.S. or meet the residency requirements for federal aid.
  • Be committed to completing a four-year degree from UTSA 
  • Need Academic Assistance

Our Staff

  • John Bonner, Project Director –
  • Jaz Burgess, Student Development Specialist –
  • Bethany Mayott, Student Development Specialist –
  • Roberto Martinez, Project Specialist –

    We can be reached at 210.458.7510 or

Read "ENGAGE" - The TRiO SSS Newsletter

501 W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.
BV 2.308,
San Antonio, TX 78207

Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Contact us

Phone: (210) 458-2769

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