SSS is a TRIO program funded by the U.S. Department of Education, whose mission is to help eligible students succeed at Weatherford College, graduate and/or transfer to a university to complete a degree. SSS participants are provided personal academic advising, individual development plans, tutoring and supplemental instruction, financial aid assistance, personal counseling, career advising, transfer assistance through campus tours and cooperative advising with transfer admissions offices, and cultural enrichment, all at no cost to the student.
To be eligible, students must be enrolled at Weatherford College, be citizens or permanent residents of the U.S., and meet one or more of the following requirements: have a family income within federal low-income guidelines, be a first-generation student, or a student with a documented disability. Applications to the program may be obtained in the TRiO Student Support Services office, located in Room 108 of the Student Services Building. The SSS department can be reached at 817-598-6484.