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TRIO SSSP

Learn all about the OASIS TRIO Student Support Services Program (SSSP) for new incoming students.

The TRIO Student Support Services Program (SSSP) is committed to providing support and information that validates each student's experience and nurtures a sense of participation, belonging and empowerment. Through mentorship, academic programs, one-to-one counseling/ advising, referrals to campus resources and social/ cultural programming, we strive to maximize your involvement and success in the campus academic community. In addition to assisting students through to graduation, TRIO SSSP helps motivate and inform students to utilize services to enhance their preparation for the job market and/or graduate and professional school admission.

TRIO SSSP is for students who are low-income, first-generation college students and/or students with disabilities. 

About us

The UC San Diego TRIO Student Support Services Program (SSSP) is 100% federally funded annually at $292,340. 

Our main goal at TRIO SSSP is to create a home-base environment where supportive learning takes place using a holistic approach focusing on a student’s academic, cultural and social experience at UC San Diego. Students receive academic support, develop supportive peer networks, participate in a variety of activities designed to enhance their success at UC San Diego, and increase their awareness of graduate and professional programs.

See Program Details page for more information on TRIO SSSP. 

See the How to Apply page to access the TRIO SSSP application. 

Important contacts for new students

Newly admitted students should follow the checklist on MyApplication for instructions on how to submit official transcripts and test scores. The checklist also provides vital information about college orientation, student health and wellness requirements, financial aid, and deadlines to finalize admission prior to enrollment.