Eligibility

To QUALIFY for the Student Support Services Veterans:

  • You must be a U.S. citizen (or in the process) or a legal resident
  • One or more of the following must apply to you:  
  1. You are from a low income family (See table) or
  2. Your parents did not graduate from a four-year college
    or
  3. You have a physical or learning disability

To APPLY for services:

Incoming Students

2017 - 2018 Veterans Application Packet

Bring it, or send it to:

Student Support Services Veterans
Lab School, Room 10
5048 N. Jackson Ave.
M/S LS74 
Fresno, CA 93740-8022

There is no charge involved. Participants need only a strong commitment and desire to succeed at Fresno State! Additional help that SSSV program provides can accelerate students on their way to success. For any questions please call (559) 278-5725.

Federal Trio Programs Current-Year Low-Income Levels
(Effective January 31, 2017 Until Further Notice)

Size of Family Unit 48 Contiguous States, D.C., and Outlying Jurisdictions Alaska Hawaii
1 $18,090 $22,590 $20,790
2 $24,360 $30,435 $28,005
3 $30,630 $38,280 $35,220
4 $36,900 $46,125 $42,435
5 $43,170 $53,970 $49,650
6 $49,440 $61,815 $56,865
7 $55,710 $69,660 $64,080
8 $61,980 $77,505 $71,295

For family units with more than eight members, add the following amount for each additional family member: $6,270 for the 48 contiguous states, the District of Columbia, and outlying jurisdictions; $7,845 for Alaska; and $7,215 for Hawaii.

The term "low-income individual" means an individual whose family's taxable income for the preceding year did not exceed 150 percent of the poverty level amount.

The figures shown under family income represent amounts equal to 150 percent of the family income levels established by the Census Bureau for determining poverty status. The poverty guidelines were published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in the Federal Register on January 31, 2017.