Services Offered

Contact Information

Old Gymnasium, Floor 2
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178
Phone: 402.280.2749
Fax: 402.280.5579

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

TRIO Programs - Student Support Programs

Services Offered

SSS offers a friendly place where students can enhance their academic development and successfully complete their post secondary education. Because of SSS services, many students were able to enroll, succeed, and graduate at Creighton. With SSS support, participants are more likely to reach their full potential. Services are free of charge to all SSS participants.

SSS provides a structured first year experience and academic assessment each semester to help participants reach their academic goals. SSS provides family support, crisis intervention, retention counseling, academic support, financial assistance, problem solving, professional mentoring and cultural enrichment. These services help improve students' skills, enhance learning ability, and, as appropriate, facilitate entrance into graduate and professional programs.

SSS also provides extended evening hours, giving students a safe and welcoming study environment that includes a computer lab, free printing, study rooms, and after hours tutorial support.

Through meeting these requirements, participants receive the following services:

  • Academic Advising and Course Selection Guidance
    • Including priority registration
  • FAFSA Guidance & Scholarship locating
  • Graduate School Preparation & Advising
  • Résumé Review & Career Counseling
  • Financial Aid Literacy & Advising
  • Personal Counseling
  • Priority referral status

In addition to individualize coaching, counseling and advising, participants have access to:

  • Peer-to-Peer Mentoring Programming
  • Wellness Programs
  • College Success Workshops
  • One-on-one and group tutoring by advance level SSS participants and staff specialists
  • Supplemental Instruction in Science and Math courses 1
  • English & Writing Specialist
  • Tickets for cultural and community events
  • Student Leadership Committees
  • BridgeX Summer Course
  • Immersion and Services trips
  • Private computer lab and study rooms
  • Free Printing
  • Familial and supportive environment and network