UTEP
Student Support Services Program

Who is Eligible?

SSSP typically recruits new students in the beginning of the fall or on a case by case basis.

In order to be considered for TRIO SSSP, a student must meet the following eligibility criteria:

Must Meet All of the Following Requirements

  • Be a United States (US) Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Enrolled at UTEP (9- 12 credit hours)
  • Be a first-generation college student (neither biological parent has a bachelor's degree or higher).
  • Meet income guidelines set by the U.S Department of Education (see the chart below)
  • Have applied for financial aid

Must Meet At least One (1) of the Following Requirements)

  • Demonstrate Academic need (student placement into one or more developmental math, reading or English courses the first semester of enrollment).
  • Be registered with the Center for Accommodations and student support (CASS)

 

Size of Family Unit

Taxable Income Levels
(Net Gross Income)

            1

          $17,820

            2

          $24,030

            3

          $30,240

            4

          $36,450

            5

          $42,660

            6

          $48,870

            7

          $55,095

            8

          $61,335

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Visit us at 113 Union West
Call us at 915-747-5349
E-Mail us at: sssp1@utep.edu