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TRIO Student Support Services

TRIO Student Support Services provides assistance to qualifying students who plan to graduate from CNM and then transfer to a four-year institution.

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Student Support Services is one of eight federally funded United States Department of Education TRIO grant programs serving low income, disabled and First Generation college bound students who are determined to succeed in college.

Main Campus

1401 Basehart Road SE,
BT #4 (Campus Map)

Find us on Main Campus near the corner of University and Basehart, across from Student Services Center (Campus Map).

Phone: (505) 224-4375, option 1

Montoya Campus

4700 Morris NE, Tom Wiley Building, room 101
(Campus Map)

Phone: (505) 224-4375, option 2

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Triple Your Chances of Graduating

"Participants in the TRIO Student Support Services are three times as likely to earn a bachelor's degree compared to their peers who receive a Pell Grant without TRIO services." —Armesto, Edward J. and McElroy, Maria; TRIO and Upward Bound: History, Programs, and Issues-Past, Present, and Future; The Journal of Negro Education 1998

TRIO support services include:

  • Academic, career and personal coaching;
  • One-on-one tutoring in English and math;
  • College success workshops and educational activities;
  • TRIO computer lab and study area;
  • Cultural and educational events;
    Student leadership opportunities;
  • Networking and support from people with similar goals and challenges.

If you are interested in learning more about the TRIO experience, browse our Student Testimonials or read the list of Famous TRIO Participants.

Spring 2017 Workshops

All workshops are open to all CNM students, so invite your friend(s). If you would like to eat during session, feel free to bring your lunch.

February

DateWorkshopTimeLocation

Friday, February 3

Biology and Chemistry: How to Ace Your Exams

(Free milk and cookies!)

1-2 p.m.

Main Campus,
MS 215

Friday, February 3

Biology and Chemistry: How to Ace Your Exams

(Free milk and cookies!)

11 a.m. -12 p.m.

Montoya Campus,
H108

Friday, February 10

Essential Algebraic and Geometric Operations for Beginners (Basic Math)


9:30-11:00 a.m.

Main Campus,
MS 215

Friday, February 10

Essential Algebraic and Geometric Operations for Beginners (Basic Math)

1-2 p.m.

Montoya Campus,
H108

Friday, February 17

Study Strategies & Skills – Where There’s a Will There’s an A!


9-10:30 a.m.

Main Campus,
MS 215

Friday, February 17

Relaxation Techniques

9:00-10:30 a.m.

Montoya Campus,
H108

Friday, February 24

Financial Aid and Scholarships

9:00-10:30 a.m.

Main Campus,
MS 215

 

March

DateWorkshopTimeLocation

Friday, March 10

Financial Aid and Scholarships

9:00-10:30 a.m.

Montoya Campus,
H108

Friday, March 17

Career Exploration

9:00-10:30 a.m.

Montoya Campus,
H108

Friday, March 24

From Talent to Strength

9:00-10:30 a.m.

Main Campus,
MS 215

Friday, March 31

From Talent to Strength

9:00-10:30 a.m.

Montoya Campus,
H108

 April

DateWorkshopTimeLocation

Friday, April 28

Relaxation Techniques

9:00-10:30 a.m.

Main Campus,
MS 215

Spring 2017 Events

DateEventTimeLocation

Friday, March 3

New Mexico TRIO Day Santa Fe, Friday

7:30-5 p.m.

Meet at TRIO CNM Campus BT-4 

Friday, March 17

Main Spring Fling

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Main Campus,
SSC 100

Friday, March 24

Montoya Spring Fling

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Montoya Campus,
H-126

Friday, March 31

Main Campus - New Student Orientation

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Main, Campus,
SSC 100

Friday, April 14

Montoya Campus - New Student Orientation

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Montoya Campus,
H-126

Friday, April 28

TRIO Graduation Ceremony

6-8 p.m.

Main Campus,
SRC 204 

TBD

Montoya and Main -Spring UNM Walkabout

 

 


University Visits

Central New Mexico Community College will be hosting visits from 4-year universities throughout the term:

  • Eastern New Mexico University
  • New Mexico State University
  • The University of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Highlands University
  • New Mexico Tech

Please check the CNM Calendar of Events for specific dates and times to visit with a representative and start the university transfer process.