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.

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Program Benefits

TRIO SSS offers the following services for eligible participants:

  • Proactive Advising and Coaching
  • Career Exploration
  • Transfer Services
  • One-on-One Tutoring in Accounting, Mathematics and Science courses
  • Academic Support Services
  • Leadership Development
  • Personal Counseling
  • Financial Aid Guidance
  • Cultural Enrichment and recognition events
  • College success workshops and educational activities

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

TRIO Events

Virtual Sessions

RSVP to You should receive a CNM outlook invite the week of the event from with the link to join.

Please call us if you are having problems logging into a workshop (505) 224-4375 opt. 1 (Main) opt. 2 (Montoya)

Scholarship Writing Workshop
Tuesday, October 4, 2022
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Virtual New Student Orientation
Thursday, October 6, 2022
Noon - 1 p.m.

Time Management Skills: Managing your time for Academic Success
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Bouncing Back from Failure: Understanding the Importance of Failure & Learning from it
Monday, October 17, 2022
10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Public Speaking: How to Prepare to be an Effective Public Speaker
Friday, November 4, 2022
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

In-Person Events


Fall Gathering
Friday, October 14, 2022
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Montoya Campus
  • RB 105

Thursday, October 20, 2022
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

  • Main Campus
  • SSC 113P

Breakfast at the Tram
Friday, October 28, 2022
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Sandia Tram

Safety with Chief John Corvino
Thursday, November 17, 2022
Noon - 1 p.m.
Main Campus
SRC 204

New Student Orientation
Wednesday, November 30, 2022
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Montoya Campus
RB 105