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Eligibility and Application


Interested in joining CSULB SSSP?

Spots fill up fast so fill out your application TODAY!


To Qualify You Must Be:

  1. A U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  2. Currently enrolled at CSULB as an undergraduate student
  3. And meet one or more of the following criteria:
        • Parent/Guardian did not graduate from college
        • Considered low income
        • Have a disability


    How do I apply?

    Step 1: – Complete the Application Online*

  1. Click here to open & complete the application online
  2. Double check all the information is accurate and click “Submit”
  3. Check your email
  4. Open the email from SSSP_TRIO
    • Click the link, provided in the the email, to download your application
    • Print the entire application
  5. Once you’ve printed the application, complete the following sections
    • Social Security Number
    • Ensure all Financial information provided is correct
    • Ensure all required signatures are included
    • Disabilities disclosure is Optional

*If you are unable to complete the application online Click here to download the application and print it. You may also, come in to the office and ask for one.

Please note: Everything in the application is confidential. Answering the questions are voluntary. The information is important to help us determine your academic need and motivation to succeed.


    Step 2: Submit your application

    Option 1: In-person

    Liberal Arts Building 1, Room 100/104
    Near the Library, EOP Admissions, and Women’s & Gender Equity Center


    Option 2: by mail

    TRiO-Student Support Services Program
    California State University, Long Beach
    1250 Bellflower Blvd., MS# 1403
    Long Beach, CA 90840-1403


    Step 3: Wait for a response

     After your application has been submitted we will contact you via EMAIL in approximately 2-3 weeks.

    • Look for an email from
    • If you do not see the email in your Inbox, please check your SPAM folder.


    Have more questions? Click here to Contact us!

    Go Beach!