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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.

TRIO Support Services

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
(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 and current supported TRIO data.

TRIO support services include:

  • Academic, career and personal coaching;
  • One-on-one tutoring in science, English, accounting and humanities courses;
  • 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.

Summer 2018 Workshops and Events

Workshop noted with an asterisk 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 or a snack.

Date Workshop Time Location

Friday, June 15

TRIO New Student Orientation
(for students accepted into the program Spring/Summer 2017-18)

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Montoya Campus,
H 126

Friday, June 22

Test Anxiety and Test Prep Workshop

10 - 11 a.m.

Main Campus,
SB 108

Friday, June 29

Test Anxiety and Test Prep Workshop

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Montoya Campus,
H 108

Friday, July 6

Career Exploration Workshop 9 - 10 a.m. Main Campus,
SB 109

Friday, July 6

Career Exploration Workshop

9 - 10 a.m.

Montoya Campus,
H 108

Friday, July 13

Summer Fun in the Park

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

El Oso Grande Park,
10600 Osuna Rd NE,
Albuquerque, NM 87111

Friday, July 13

Financial Aid and Scholarships Workshop

9 - 10 a.m.

Main Campus,
SB 108

Friday, July 20 Financial Aid and Scholarships Workshop 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Montoya Campus,
H 108
Friday, July 20 Stress and Time Management Workshop 10 - 11 a.m. Main Campus,
SB 108
Friday, July 27 Stress and Time Management Workshop 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Montoya Campus,
H 108

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

UNM Walkabout

University of New Mexico Walking Tour

Meet at TRIO on Main Campus at 8:00 a.m.

  • June 6, 2018
  • June 8, 2018

 

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