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​Dear Friends and Visitors,

Greetings and welcome to DMACC Urban Campus TRIO-Student Support Services!

For almost three decades, DMACC-Urban TRIO-SSS has provided resources and programming, in order to broaden student experiences, support students in achieving academic success and assist students in making every day count. The TRIO-SSS staff is honored to work continually to develop meaningful opportunities for growth and to provide various types of support to help students succeed and reach their goals. All of us TRIO-SSS staff members are passionate about serving our students, and we are dedicated to promoting self-advocacy and leadership.

Our website is intended to help you get to know our staff and learn about the services we provide. Please stop by our office anytime.


Sincerely,
TRIO-Student Support Services Staff

Tricia England
Karen Marion
Lisa McGilvra
Patrick Phillips-Schrock
Veronica Stafford
Melinda Tingle-Williams
 


Our Mission

The directive of TRIO-Student Support Services is to provide underrepresented student populations with the added support mechanisms needed to meet the challenges of higher education. Through the development of academic and personal skills, the program focuses on deepening critical thinking competencies, increasing student retention, and promoting degree completion and transferring.