How to Apply for Student Support Services


Click here for the SSS Application Form

Students who have a form of academic need and meet the eligibility requirements need to fill out an application form and submit it to the Student Support Services staff.

Eligibility is based on federally defined criteria where at least one of the following must be met:

  • First Generation College Student (neither parent has a bachelor's degree)
  • Limited Income (Income eligible per federal guidelines)
  • Have a documented learning or physical disability

An eligible student must need academic support and be either a US Citizen or Permanent Resident who has not yet earned a bachelor's degree but is committed to using SSS resources and graduating from Tech with a bachelor's degree.

How to submit your application:  You can download the application by the link at the top of this page. Submit your completed application and a signed copy of 2016 tax returns or IRS tax transcripts to SSS by one of the following methods:

Mail to: Student Support Services, 105 West O Street, Suite 345, Russellville, AR 72801

Fax to: (479) 880-4239

Email to:

Return in person to: SSS Personnel in Suite 345 of Brown Hall.

After you submit your completed application, you will be contacted by the SSS Office to schedule a meeting to discuss your application and academic needs. After your meeting, you will receive an e-mail notification on whether or not you have been selected for the program or have been put on the waiting list.