TRiO student, De'Andre Downey placed 2nd in the Illinois SkillsUSA competition in Springfield on 4/5/14! Congratulations De'Andre!
Upcoming TRiO Events
Stop by the TRiO office to schedule your Middle of Semester meeting!!!!
The TRiO Economic Mini Series will be held on April 10th from 4:00PM-5:45PM
TRiO Night Workshop will be held on April 23rd from 4:00PM - 5:45PM in the KC Alumni and Friends Center. The topics for the night will be Students with Disabilities Benefits, Financial Literacy Jeopardy, and Student Success. Call or stop by the office to sign-up!
Looking for another way to complete your workshop requirement? Participate in one of the following to receive workshop credit:
Group Registration - March 24th - 8:30-11:00 or 2:30-4:30; March 25th - 11:00-4:30
Job Fair/Dress for Success - April 30th
Research Focus Group - Must be completed before the end of April. Stop by and talk to Nathan Biggerstaff if you would like to participate.
IN OTHER NEWS:
You can now submit your FAFSA! Either click here to be directed to the FAFSA website, visit your TRiO advisor, or stop by the financial aid office to complete your FAFSA!
Want credit for your volunteer work? Sign up for VOLT 101. FREE credit course. For more information you can contact Sandy Cain at 618-545-3161.
Student Support Services Grant
TRiO Student Support Services grant funds awarded to Kaskaskia College by the U.S. Department of Education in the amount of $220,000. TRiO is one of a group of programs established by Congress under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to help students overcome financial, social, and cultural barriers to higher education.
Student Support Services is a branch of TRiO created to increase the graduation, retention, and transfer rate of eligible students by providing support services tailored to the needs of program participants.
For additional TRiO event information please contact the TRiO Office.