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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 online application
  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 & print it. Or come in to the office and ask for one.

Please note: Everything in the application is confidential. Answering the questions is 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!