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TRIO Student Support Services

Journey, STEM & Veterans Programs

American River College TRIO Student Support Services (TRIO SSS) Journey, STEM and Veterans programs holistically support students to achieve academic and professional success.

Federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education, TRIO SSS Journey, STEM & Veterans support first-generation students, low-income students and students with disabilities who demonstrate academic need to successfully graduate, transfer and earn a four-year bachelor’s degree.

We are a community driven program focused on increasing college retention, graduation and transfer rates of participants. We are open to students pursuing all majors with dedicated specialized programs for STEM and Veteran students.

In-Person Services:

The TRIO Center is OPEN!

TRIO Student Support Services Journey, STEM and Veterans provide in-person assistance to students at the TRIO Center located in the Welcome & Support Center building on the American River College main campus.
Staff are available to provide program information and support:

  • Monday - Thursday
  • 8:00am - 5:00pm

Contact

Dean: Kolleen Ostgaard
Director: Diana Garcia
Phone: (916) 484-8288

On Campus Hours

Monday - Thursday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday Remote Only:

8:00am to 5:00pm

TRIO SSS JOURNEY Program

Student Personnel Assistant: Jamie Dotey
Phone: (916) 484-8487

Email: TRIOJourney@arc.losrios.edu


TRIO SSS STEM Program

Student Personnel Assistant
Phone: (916) 484-8724

Email: TRIOSTEM@arc.losrios.edu


TRIO SSS VETERANS Program

Student Personnel Assistant: Kevin Vang
Phone: (916) 484-8102

Email: TRIOVeterans@arc.losrios.edu