SSS Classic Program Application


Thank you for your interest in our Student Support Services Classic program. Please complete this application as thoroughly as possible.  You cannot save and restart this application.  You may want to review the included items, take some time to make notes and gather the required documents, and then return to submit your application. 

If you have any questions, please contact us at at (352) 395-5836, or

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Section One: Student Information
Last Name: *
First Name: *
Middle Name
Date of Birth: *
Please verify your birth year is correct.
Gender *
Personal Pronouns
Address: *
Address 2:
City: *
State: *
Zip Code: *
Home Phone
Cell Phone Number: *
Email Address: *
May we send occasional TEXT MESSAGES with program information to your preferred phone number? *

Race & Ethnicity

Please select all that apply.

Are you Hispanic or Latino? *
Asian *
American Indian or Alaskan Native *
Black or African American *
Race, Hawaiian or other Native to Pacific Island *
White/Caucasian *
Multiracial, please specify:

Academic Information
What is your current class standing? *
What is your current major? *
What is your approximate graduation date at SF? *
Which 4-year institution are you interested in transferring to when you complete your degree at SF? *
What kind of career, job or degree program are you interested in pursuing after you graduate SF?
Are you or have you been a part of any of the following programs? *
Please select any of the following situations that are applicable to you:
Are you a veteran? *
Homeless *
ESL English as a Second Language) *
Foster Care *
How did you hear about SSS? *
Other/Referred by:

Section Two: Eligibility Information

As a federally funded TRiO program, Student Support Services at Santa Fe College is required to provide student eligibility documentation to the U.S. Department of Education. Your responses are protected by the Family Rights and Privacy Act and will be held in strict confidence. The information requested ahead is required to determine your eligibility to join the program. 

Have you served in the U.S. Military? *
Are you a U.S. citizen? *
Do you have a documented physical or learning disability? *
Are you, or do you intend to register with SF’s Disability Resource Center? *
What is the highest level of education achieved by parent 1? *
What is the highest level of education achieved by parent 2? *

Income Verification

SSS staff will first check your college FAFSA for income verification. If this is inconclusive for eligibility, we will contact you to request a separate Income Verification Form. For dependent students, this form must be signed by your parent or legal guardian. Please check your Santa Fe College student email account to receive any updates or requests for more information.


Documents considered for income verification purposes include:  

    • Signed Income Verification Form OR 
    • FAFSA submitted to the college OR 
    • Copy of Signed United States or Puerto Rico tax return OR
    • Verification from another governmental source 


Section Three: Student Support

In which of the following areas would you like to receive services to support you academically? Please check all that apply.

Academic Support/Tutoring *
I would like help creating study habits. *
I am afraid of failing a college course. *
I am undecided on my college major. *
I would like to find an internship. *
I have significant responsibilities (children, siblings, spouse, etc.) *
I plan to work 20+ hours per week while attending school. *
I have significant financial responsibilities beyond the cost of college. *
English is not my first language. *
Sometimes I feel like I do not belong. *
I lack a support structure at home. *

Statement of Interest
I am seeking an A.A. Degree at Santa Fe College with the intent to transfer to a four-year school. *
Why are you interested in becoming a TRIO Student Support Services participant, and how can our team help you reach your goals? *

Section Four: Student Agreement

If I am accepted into Student Support Services, I agree to the following:

  • I will meet with my SSS Academic Coach three times per semester.
  • I will develop an Individual Student Success Plan with my SSS Academic Coach each semester.
  • I will take ownership of academic success and personal growth.
  • I will be proactive in seeking help.
  • I will maintain good academic standing each term.
  • I will attend required class sessions.
  • I understand that to be considered an SSS Active participant and to be considered for grant aid, I must participate in the program as outline above.
Do you agree to the terms listed above? *

I understand that to be eligible for Student Aid I must abide by the Student Agreement, and that students in their first or second year of college will receive priority. *

Sign and Submit:

I certify that the information I have provided on this application is, to the best of my knowledge, complete and correct.  Furthermore, I understand that by applying for the SSS TRIO Program, I authorize program staff to obtain records or data pertinent to my participation from other sources, and to release information, as required by law or the terms of the SSS grant, to the grant funding agency of the U.S. government. 

The SSS program staff has my permission to communicate verbally and other wise with staff, faculty, and/or off campus professionals on my behalf. 

Applicant Signature *
Please select a signature verification type.

Student Support Services is committed to an environment that embraces diversity, respects the rights of all individuals, is open and accessible, and is free of harassment and discrimination based on, but not limited to, ethnicity, race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, marital status, national origin, genetic information, political opinions or affiliations, and veteran status. EA/EO notice

Inquiries regarding non-discrimination polices should be directed to:

Lela Frye, Equal Access/Equal Opportunity Coordinator ● 3000 NW 83rd Street, R-Annex, Room 105, Gainesville, Florida 32606 ● (352) 395-5420 ●

Updated for the 2021-2022 school year. Santa Fe College Student Support Services Classic (SSS), and the printing of document, are made available through a 100% federally funded Department of Education grant totaling $335,111.00 per year.