TRIO - Summer Institute

TRIO SSS Summer Institute is a 4 week program designed to prepare students for the transition to college.  Each session is facilitated by college staff and includes academic and enrichment activities.  Summer Institute also provides you with a head start on your college career and introduces you to SCTCC’s culture and classroom environments to help you to succeed in the fall!

Why should you attend Summer Institute?

  • Build friendships with other students before the academic year begins
  • Connect with staff and peers in a supportive learning environment
  • Refresh your reading and math skills
  • Register for TRIO SSS program and services

 The Summer Institute offers:

  • Workshops on study skills, D2L, time management, the ACCUPLACER, and paying for college
  • College connections to familiarize new students to campus resources
  • Opportunities to build leadership skills with other peers
  • Lunch during each session and built in time to prepare to take or retake the ACCUPLACER exam
  • Summer Institute flyer

Summer Institute Application and Acceptance Process


For more information about Summer Institute, please contact:

William Tuoy-Giel, SSS Director