Welcome to TRIO: Student Support Services

TRIO: Student Support Services

Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally funded program through the Department of Education to serve students that meet one or more of the following criteria: come from a low-income family, are a first-generation college student, or have a disability.

Contact Information

Paul Stewart
TRIO Director

Dyersburg Campus

Renee Long
Academic Coordinator


Jimmy Naifeh Center

Joanna Simonton
Academic Coordinator

Heather Pepple
Tutor Coordinator

SSS is dedicated to providing individualized services to help students be successful and earn their college degree. Just some of the services SSS provides include:

  • tutoring
  • advising
  • career counseling
  • study skills
  • financial education
  • transfer assistance to a four-year institution
  • personal counseling
  • FAFSA and other financial assistance

SSS is located in the LRC room 128 on the Dyersburg campus and room 164 at the Jimmy Naifeh Center in Covington.

Come see us today to see how we can help you succeed.

SSS also hires peer tutors to help our students. If interested please contact us today.