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.

Photo of a group of CNM students and staff around a large handmade TRIO sign.

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 (map)

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

Phone: (505) 224-4375, option 1

Montoya Campus

4700 Morris NE, Tom Wiley Building, room 101

Phone: (505) 224-4375, option 2

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Increase Your Chances of Graduating

TRIO SSS offers the following services for SSS 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
More information:

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

Summer 2020 Workshops and Events

Workshops noted with an asterisk are open to all CNM students, so invite your friend(s) and feel free to bring your lunch or snacks.

TRIO offers online workshops on different financial literacy topics. Please contact Casey at or Lupe at if you are interested.



Main Campus

  • TRIO Math Skills and Math Anxiety: TBD
  • Summer Event: TBD
  • TRIO New Student Orientation: TBD
  • University of New Mexico Walkabout: TBD
  • TRIO Graduation Ceremony: Friday, July 31, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., SB Auditorium (SB 101)

Montoya Campus

  • TRIO Math Skills and Math Anxiety: TBD
  • Summer Event: TBD
  • TRIO New Student Orientation: TBD

All events will be scheduled when we return to campus.

University Visits

University visits will be scheduled at a later date. Please check back for updates.