What is TRiO Student Support ServicesTRiO Student Support Services is a program with the sole purpose of helping students in need succeed at Lake Land College. TRiO is funded by the U.S. Department of Education to help students complete their academic goals and graduate from Lake Land College. The program, along with its counselors and advisors work with each student individually, providing and connecting students with a wide variety of support services, events and activities. TRiO provides one-on-one meetings with staff, informative workshops and access to educational, social and cultural opportunities available only to TRiO participants. All of TRiO services are free to eligible students. So, if you’re interested in a fun, successful and supported educational experience at Lake Land College, read on to see if TRiO is for you!
Am I Eligible?
Students who are eligible for TRiO Student Support Services must be pursuing an associate degree or certificate and meet at least one of the following requirements:
- Be a first-generation college student, which means neither parent or legal guardian graduated from a four-year institution; or
- Meet certain income requirements, like being eligible for a Pell grant; or
- Be a student who is eligible for Student Accommodations at Lake Land College.
TRiO Student Support Services
Lake Land College
5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938
Phone: (217) 234-5456
Fax: (217) 234-5021