Welcome to UW-Milwaukee TRIO Student Support Services

  • Welcome to UW Milwaukee Student Support Services!

Student Support Services Program (SSS) at UW-Milwaukee works closely with students to develop comprehensive collegiate and professional success skills. We are supported by the U.S. Department of Education TRiO Grant to serve 250 participant students each year with $306,229 in annual grant funding at UW-Milwaukee (UWM).

What SSS at UWM can do for YOU!

Consistent with UWM’s urban research and access mission, our SSS Program provides structure to help SSS students successfully navigate their path to a degree and career by:

  • Proactive academic advising during your first 40 – 60 credits
  • Individualized personal, career, and academic counseling
  • Financial aid advising and referral
  • Career & degree guidance and referral
  • Tutoring referrals
  • Professional development –
    • Financial and economic literacy
    • Resume/CV preparation
    • Networking & graduate school opportunities
  • Computer lab access with free printing
  • Supplemental grant aid
  • Free laptop loans
  • Summer bridge program

We want to work very closely with you to ensure you have the most positive experiences during your career at UW-Milwaukee and beyond! We work along with our campus partners to provide academic services and foster a supportive campus environment in order to retain and graduate low-income, first generation and/or disabled college students.