Livingstone College

TRiO Student Support Services

Our Mission:

The TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) program is designed to identify and provide services for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. The program assists students with college requirements and motivates them toward the successful completion of their post-secondary education.

Who is Eligible?

Students who fall into one or more of the following three categories may be eligible to receive services:

  • First generation college students: (neither parent/guardian has earned a Bachelor’s Degree)
  • Classified as Low Income according to TRiO federal guidelines
  • Proof of documented disability and a demonstrated need for support services

Other Services Include:

  • Tutoring
  • Academic Advising
  • Information Resource Center
  • Grant Aid Opportunities
  • Graduate School Advising
  • Financial Literacy Program
  • Financial Aid Advising
  • Career Advising
  • Cultural Activities
  • Educational Trips
  • Personal Advising

Student Support Services provides an energetic calendar of activities for students participating in this program. Our team of professionals is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive support possible for our participants.

Rhonda Jones
Director
rjones@livingstone.edu
(704) 216-6062

Ria Sweeney
Program Assistant
rsweeney@livingstone.edu
(704) 216-6063

Tony Cooper
Lead Advisor
tcooper@livingstone.edu
(704) 216-6940

Amber Griffin
Advisor
agriffin@livingstone.edu
(704) 216-6938