TRIO Summer Link Program
What is TRIO Student Support Services?
TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) is part of the TRIO programs created to promote educational access for those who have been traditionally underrepresented in higher education nationally. SSS programs provide advising, tutoring, and academic support. There are also two scholarships and opportunities exclusively for participating TRIO students.
A student is eligible to participate in BGSU's SSS program if he/she meets at least one of the following criteria:
About Summer Link
Aug. 15 – 20
The TRIO Student Support Services Summer Link Program is a free early move-in option for first-year, first-generation students registered full-time at BGSU and applied to join TRIO Student Support Services (SSS). During SSS Summer Link, you will meet other SSS students, get acclimated to the BGSU campus, learn about campus resources and support services, be introduced to your TRIO advisor and discuss goals, time management, and study strategies tailored to meet your unique needs, participate in engaging activities, and much more! Space is limited. Sign up early to reserve your spot.
How to Register
Students will be contacted about being selected for the TRIO SSS summer link program by the first week of August.
Please note: in order to participate in the TRIO Student Support Services Summer Link Program, students will need to have their BGSU bursar bill paid in full or have their payment plan arranged and the first payment made at least one week in advance of the first day of the start of the summer program.
All TRIO SSS Summer Link students will also be enrolled in section of BGSU 1910 taught by TRIO SSS staff.
Students that participate in the TRIO SSS Summer Link program will be able to:
- Identify key staff in critical BGSU offices
- Explain how to effectively engage in the college community
- Describe the time management and self-organization needed to be successful in college versus high school
- Track their personal budget
- Locate and utilize advising and coaching assistance
- Pay NO additional fees (it’s free!)
- Move-in early
- Meet fellow TRIO SSS students
- Enjoy fun and educational activities
Students who have any questions about or are interested in the 2020 BGSU TRIO SSS program may email Delaine Adams.