Student Support Services


Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally funded TRIO programdesigned to serve first generation, income eligible, and students with disabilities. We provide opportunities in  academic development, financial literacy, career awareness,and other college requirements. SSS serves to motivate students towards the successful completion of their post-secondary education.

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Montana Tech students who are:

  1. A citizen or legal resident of the United States.
  2. Enrolled in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematical (STEM) discipline:
    • All Engineering Programs
    • Biological Sciences
    • Chemistry
    • Computer Science
    • Mathematical Sciences
    • Software Engineering.
  3. Committed to succeeding in college.
  4. In addition, ONE of the following criteria must be met: 
  • You meet federal financial guidelines.
  • Neither of your parents graduated with a four year degree.
  • You have a documented disability.

Our services 

We offer:

  • Fall orientation for  incoming freshmen
  • Guidance in academic, personal, and career goals
  • Tutoring and study groups
  • Assistance in graduate school applications

Workshops to:

  • Set and attain academic goals
  • Improve time management and organizational skills 
  • Encourage financial literacy

Career Awareness through:

  • Interest inventory
  • Interview skills
  • Resume and cover letter development
  • STEM field trips




Upcoming Events



Tutoring Schedule




Apply for student loans, Pell grants, and work study funds here at the official site.

Career Services information at Tech

Counseling at Tech

Montana Tech Academic Center for Excellence

Federal TRiO Home page





Theresa   Rader
SSS  Director


Montana Tech
Health Science Building 203
1300 West Park
Butte, MT 59701
Fax: (406) 496-4696