The TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) Program at Bay College provides opportunities for academic and career development for college students who are either first-generation, low income, or disabled. To sign up for TRiO, stop and see Theresa in HUB 815 and schedule the necessary appointments.

  • First year and transition experience programs
  • Peer and professional mentoring
  • Workshops focusing on study skills, test-taking, life design, and other subjects
  • Tutoring services in math, writing and reading, and general education courses
  • Information and assistance in applying for federal student aid
  • Financial and economic literacy training
  • Assistance in applying for admission to 4-year institutions
  • Study skills assistance
  • Academic advising (assistance with course and major selection)
  • Career exploration and planning
  • Field trips (cultural, educational, social)
  • Grant aid
  • Social and leadership opportunities through TRiO Club, campus events, and service projects

The TRiO Student Support Services Program is funded through a five-year grant authorized by the U.S. Department of Education.  In 2016-17, the federal amount of $292,362 was received or 84% of the budget and $54,018 or 16% was funded by Bay College.

 For more information about the TRiO program at Bay College call

Jill Wiese-Martin

Executive Director of TRiO
HUB 812
906.217.1696 Fax

James Helmer
STEM Specialist
HUB 819

Erica Mead
Literacy Specialist
HUB 817


Theresa Brown
Administrative Assistant
HUB 815


Hours of Operation
Fall/Winter Hours - August 31 through May 26, 2017:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Other times by appointment

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday

Summer Hours - May 26, 2017 through July 28, 2017:
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
CLOSED for lunch
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
Other times by appointment

Bay College Main,
2001 N Lincoln Road, Escanaba, MI 49829
906.786.5802 Main Campus Directions