Eligibility Criteria

TRIO Student Support Services is open to any students who are: a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.; are enrolled or accepted for enrollment at CPCC as an undergraduate student; and meet any of these criteria:

    • Students who are first-generation college students (neither parent has a four-year college degree)
    • Students who are low-income college students as outlined by the Department of Education criteria
    • Students with a documented disability

    The TRIO SSS program is federally funded to serve 175 students annually. For more information or to apply to this program, visit or call our office at 704.330.6394.