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Student Support Services Program
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Eligibility and Application

Eligibility Requirements

The TRiO Student Support Services Program at CSU Long Beach is federally funded by the United States Department of Education to assist 450 eligible students in their pursuit of higher education.

Program eligibility requires that a student meet the following requirements to receive program services:

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident 
  • Currently enrolled at CSULB 
  • Meet one or more of the following criteria:
    • A first-generation college student (neither parent has received a four-year college degree)
    • Financially limited (based on federal standards)
    • An individual with disabilities
  • Have a need for academic support to successfully pursue postsecondary education
  • Demonstrate a potential for success with the program's support

Application Information

Interested in joining CSULB SSSP?

If you will be the first in your family to graduate from college, are low income and/or have a disability, we can help you navigate CSULB, graduate and apply for graduate programs.

We only have a few spots open each year so bring in your application as soon as possible.

**Please note that if you are considered to be a Dependent student by the Financial Aid Office you MUST have your parent / guardian sign your SSSP application.

Download the application and bring it to LA1-100 (near the Library, EOP and KJazz).


TRiO- Student Support Services Program

California State University, Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Boulevard, Mail Stop #1403

Long Beach, CA 90840-1403