Hill College - Counseling - TRiO Program

TRiO Program

Hill College
Student Support Services
U.S. Department of Education
TRiO Program

What is the SSS Program?

Student Support Services is a program designed to improve student retention, graduation, and success rates by creating an institutional climate supportive of under prepared and under-represented students.  This program is funded by the Department of Education as a part of the TRiO Program.

How can this program help me?

  • Transfer assistance
  • Personal and Academic Counseling
  • Individual/Group Tutoring
  • Services for Students with Disabilities
  • Study Skills Information
  • Cultural Enrichment Events
  • Financial Aid Advisement
  • Time/Stress management Skills
  • Referrals to Agencies and Resources
  • References for College Placement Tests
  • Individual Education Plan

How do I qualify for this program?

  • You are a citizen or permanent resident of the United States?
  • You are accepted for enrollment or currently enrolled at Hill College
  • You are in need of academic support (determined at intake)
  • You are attending classes in Hillsboro
  • You belong to one or more of these categories:
    • First generation college student (neither of your parents has earned a 4-year degree
    • Adjusted income level
    • Disabled (hearing, mobility, learning) – verification required

Click on the application below, to print and fill out the TRIO application. Then return the completed application to:

Hill College
Attn: Traci Brown
112 Lamar Dr.
Hillsboro, TX 76645


TRIO Application (pdf)

If you know of someone that could benefit from this Student Support Services program, please contact the Student Support Services Program office Traci Brown, to arrange an appointment.  Enrollment is limited and acceptance is on a first-come, first-serve basis.