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TRiO Student Support Services

A letter from the director...

     Hello and welcome to the Clarion TRiO Student Support Services page. We are so glad you are interested in the program! Please take a look around the website. You will find a great deal of information about the program and services offered. We have also included a wide range of student resources for you to utilize throughout your academic career. Please stop in frequently and gather materials that may be of use to you-from financial literacy tips to writing a research paper. It is our hope that you will find this website helpful and informative. Thank you for visiting our page-be sure to stop by the office as well!
     Wishing you all the best,
     The TRiO Team: Maria, Lisa and Megan

What is Trio Student Support Services?

Students admitted to the TRiO Student Support Services Program are provided with an array of services which may include study skills assistance, academic advising, financial literacy training, and career and financial aid counseling.

During the academic year, workshops and on-going services which focus on academic survival and learning-to-learn activities are offered. The services provided are individually designed and are based on the student's needs as identified by appropriate documentation and through discussions with the program staff. Students accepted into the program must meet eligibility requirements established by the institution and the United States Department of Education.

Who is Eligible?

Eligibility includes any student enrolled or accepted for enrollment at Clarion University who meets one or more of the following requirements:

1. Is a first-generation college student (neither parent has a baccalaureate degree); or
2. Meets income guidelines as outlined by the United States Department of Education; and/or
3. Has a documented disability; and/or is in need of academic support services as demonstrated by grade average, class rank, College Board scores, or quality-point average achieved while enrolled at Clarion plus any relevant information.



TRiO Fall Newsletter - 2022

TRiO Spring Newsletter - 2022

TRiO Fall Newsletter - 2021

TRiO Spring Newsletter - 2021


Contact Information

Maria Aiello, Director
436 Becht Hall
814 393 1696

Megan Laird, Academic Counselor
434 Becht Hall
814 393 1872

 Lisa Standfest, Academic Counselor
435 Becht Hall
814 393 1876

Nancy Wolbert, Program secretary
418 Becht Hall
814 393 2347

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Last Updated 1/5/23