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Below is a list of Workshops that are presented by TRiO DSPS. Specific dates and times of these workshops will be available in the calendar tab (on left), and TRiO DSPS students will also be notified through email of upcoming workshops.

To sign up for a workshop call (760)636-7974 or stop by the TRiO DSPS office to sign up in person. If you would like additional information on any workshop, or to see if we can schedule a workshop to fit your needs, feel free to call or email any of the TRiO DSPS staff.


Workshop Descriptions:

Transfer 101: Do you know the answers to these questions about the transferring process: "how many units do you need to graduate" or " what are transferrable units" or "what's an SEP?" For answers to these and more, stop by this workshop to learn about the basics and what you need to know about transferring. 

Financial Literacy 101: Learn how to create a personal budget that will help you get through college the smart way

UC/CSU Application: Step by Step assistance in completing applications for both the UC and CSU systems.

Personal Statement:  Learn how to create a personal statement that will give you an edge in university and scholarship applications or improve one you have already written.

Financial Aid (FAFSA):  This line-by-line workshop on how to complete your free application for federal student aid (FAFSA)

Scholarship Workshop:  Learn how to research scholarships that fit with your student academic profile.  Increase your knowledge of the steps necessary to apply for scholarships of your interest.

Study Skills = Academic Success:  Provides you with an overview of how to overcome bad study habits and pitfalls.  Learn how good study habits can help you succeed academically. 

Alive Relaxation: Learn how to use ALIVE's Biofeed back program which measures and displays body data that reflects stress and gives you the ability to relax and learn to respond better to pressure by controlling your body's natural stress response. 

"Inner Hereos" and Your Major/Career Choice: Confused about which major to choose or what career suits you best? In this workshop, participants will learn about their "Inner Hereos Personality System" to help them make clear decisions about the right major and career path.