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TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) at Florida Gateway College is a federally funded grant program through the US Department of Education in which the mission is to assist first-generation, low-income or disabled students in succeeding and excelling at FGC.

Our goal in TRIO SSS is to support current FGC students to maximize their potential and make the most of their college experience. TRIO SSS provides a welcoming, positive environment that encourages students to complete their degrees and meet their higher education and career goals. Our students are offered opportunities for academic and personal growth that extends beyond traditional academic programs. We will help our students thrive academically, professionally, and personally by offering individualized support. The ultimate goal of the FGC TRIO SSS program is to increase the retention and graduation rates of our students by providing excellent support services to them.

TRIO SSS provides:

  • Personal Success Coaches
  • Scholarship Aid for Qualified SSS Students
  • Academic Resources
  • Tutoring Appointments
  • Exposure to Cultural Events
  • Financial Literacy Training
  • Advice and Assistance with Course Selection
  • Book Nook Program
  • Financial Aid Assistance
  • Transfer Assistance to 4 year programs
  • University Campus Tours

For more information on TRIO SSS at FGC, please visit the Student Success Center (Building 59) or contact us at 386-754-4458 or 386-754-4445.