TRIO Student Support Services

Current Students

Stay Connected to Resources

TRIO Student Success Programs are committed to student success.  TRIO offers a variety of support resources for students in the programs. If you are new to the program make sure to schedule an appointment with your Success Specialist, book now.

This page highlights key resources and current events that are offered in TRIO Student Success Programs and across the campus.  Check this page often to stay current with TRIO, WSU Tri-Cities  and connected to opportunities.

TRIO Resources

TRIO offers a variety of academic support to fit the needs of students in our programs.

Career & Internship

For the Career and Internship prep we provide

  • Career Ready Academies and workshops
  • Career Fair Visits
  • Resume, cover letter and elevator pitch workshops
  • Review Resumes and Cover letters
  • Mock Interviews and feedback
  • Assistance in completing internship and job applications
  • Assistance in searching internships

Free Online Tutoring 24/7 online tutoring in 300+ subjects

  • Connect with a live tutor in under 30 seconds
  • Submit paper for review (<12 hour turnaround time)
  • Free to all TRIO SSS students

How To Access

  1. Check inbox for email from TutorMe about login info
  2. Go onto and log in using email and password
Career Ready Academy

The Career Ready Academy is designed for students to gain skills needed for internships and careers. Get experience with 3-D Printing, Biology Research or create Mental Health Wellness seminars. Join us and add experience to your resume!

Our Projects for Summer:

  • 3D Printing
  • Biology Research
  • Mental Wellness
Dare To Dream Seminar

Dare to Dream with TRIO is a comprehensive college orientation and transition program require for all first time students participating in TRIO SSS. Dare to Dream with TRIO will give students an opportunity to learn about the TRIO SSS Program, the resources available on campus and other tips/tricks to help students be successful.

Event Details: August 17th from 9 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

  • Alumni/ current student panel
  • Faculty panel- Tokens for Success
  • Networking by Major
  • Helpful resources
  • Lunch

Campus Support Resources

At WSU Tri-Cities, our students are our most valued asset and we are 100% committed to your learning and enrichment. Here, current students will find information and tools to help you succeed academically and get involved in programs outside of the classroom that are vital to your future success.

Writing Center

The WSU Tri-Cities Writing Center is a free, drop-in, peer tutoring service and academic resource available to all students, of any discipline, during any phase of the writing process.

As a positive, encouraging learning community, the Writing Center is designed to support students as they clarify an assignment, develop writing skills and articulate their ideas.  From research papers to resumes and creative narratives to lab reports, our goal is to help students develop their voice and become better writers in a collaborative environment.

Tutoring Center

The Tutoring Center provides a space for students to meet with peer tutors, get feedback on assignments, schedule group study sessions, and work with faculty outside the classroom.


Career & Internship

Career services supports career learning and preparedness by encouraging students to take advantage of advising and programming opportunities. Our plan is for students to comprehend and prepare for trends that are related to local hiring efforts, while setting goals aligned with their values, interests, personality and skill sets. Engaging with career services allows students an opportunity to apply academic competencies acquired in the classroom to experiential opportunities offered by industry leaders.



Handshake Logo

Handshake is Washington State University Tri-Cities’ free online employment resource for students, alumni, and employers. Handshake is a digital platform that connects students and alumni to professional full-time, part-time, internship, and on-campus employment opportunities.

Wellness & Counseling

Washington State University Tri-Cities Campus Health and Wellness provides opportunities for faculty, staff and students to strive for balance and wellness.

Wellness is an active, ongoing process which involves becoming aware of and taking steps toward a healthier, happier, more successful life.

Meet your TRIO Advisor

Current TRIO students work closely with a TRIO Advisors to set goals each semester.  In your meetings with a TRIO Advisor you create a Student Success Plan. Students are assessed and placed into tiers. Based on your selected tier, you will be encouraged to attend certain events and achieve specific tasks to help you reach your goals.

Nicole Ponce

Jennifer Silva-Gutierrez
TRIO Classic Advisor


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