Student Support Services

Providing An Academically Focused Environment

SSS Eligibility

A student is eligible to participate in a Student Support Services Program if the student meets all of the following requirements:

  1. Is enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a full-time, degree seeking student, at the University of Illinois at Chicago,
  2. Is a citizen or national of the U.S. or meets the residency requirement for Federal student financial assistance,
  1. Demonstrates a need for academic support, as determined by UIC TRIO Student Support Services Program, in order to pursue successfully a post-secondary degree.
  2. And is –
    1. A low income student according to the Federal TRIO Programs income requirements
    2. A First Generation College Student (neither parent has a four-year college degree); or
    3. An individual with a documented disability