Shasta College TRIO SSS is federally funded to serve 180 students. Spots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Students applying for the 2023-2024 Academic Year:

To submit by mail or email, please use the following:

Applications can be sent to or mailed to:

Shasta College TRIO SSS
11555 Old Oregon Trail
Redding, CA 96003


  • Participants must be enrolled full time at Shasta College, be pursuing a transfer degree, and have at least one of the following federally defined criteria:
  • First generation college student (neither parent, natural or adoptive, has received a four-year (Bachelor's) degree);
  • Income eligible (taxable household income is at or below federally determined guidelines). See application for more information. 
  • Student with a documented disability (as defined by the American with Disabilities Act (ADA)) and verified by Shasta Colleges’ Partners in Access to College Education (PACE) office.

Please note that students who have been awarded a degree or certificate at the time of application are not eligible to participate in this program.