Introduction and Eligibility

Introduction

Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally funded project within the U.S. Department of Education's TRIO family of programs. The TRIO programs have been established to help students overcome class, social and cultural barriers to higher education. Consistent with the mission, the SSS program is designed to help students who are low income, have a disability, and/or are first generation college students successfully complete their college education. Suffolk is now one of approximately 900 colleges and universities nationwide that offers an SSS program for its students.

Eligibility

Students should be enrolled full time and in their first semester at Suffolk County Community College. In addition, students must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • first generation college student
    (i.e., neither parent has graduated from college with a four-year degree.)

or

or

  • have a documented disability 
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Campus Offices

Director
Lorianne Lueders-Yanotti

Location:
Huntington Library 19A
533 College Road
Selden, NY 11784-2899

Phone:  (631) 451-4693
Fax: (631) 451-4148


Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Professional Assistant
Giselle Nevola

Location:
Peconic 204A
121 Speonk-Riverhead Road
Riverhead, NY 11901-3499

Phone:  (631) 548-2582
Fax:  (631) 548-3613


Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Professional Assistant
Giselle Nevola

Location:
Nesconset 11 and 12
Crooked Hill Road
Brentwood, NY 11717-1092

Phone:  (631) 851-6778
Fax:  (631) 851-6343


Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.