Alumni

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Student Support Services
Campus Center for Equity and Diversity
Corner of Elmwood/Irving
(920) 424-1310
uwosss@uwosh.edu
M-F: 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Contact Us

Student Support Services
Campus Center for Equity and Diversity
Oshkosh, WI 54901
920-424-1310
uwosss@uwosh.edu
M-F: 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Stay In Touch!

Congratulations on your achievements! We hope you will stay connected to the UW Oshkosh SSS/SSS STEM program. Please fill out our alumni form and tell us what you have accomplished since graduating.

Alumni Stories

Nathan O.

Nathan graduated with a double major in environmental studies and biology and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Higher Education Administration at the University of Nevada Reno. Through SSS at UWO, Nathan investigated grad school opportunities by attending conferences and events. These conferences empowered him to make a great decision about how to pursue the level of education he desired.

Monica F.

Monica graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in psychology with a minor in communication studies. She is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. After graduate school, she hopes to pursue a career in sexual and domestic violence victim advocacy. SSS resources, such as peer mentors and her advisor, helped her chart a path early in her college career.

Samantha G.

Samantha entered UWO undecided on a major, and graduated with a degree in psychology. Being in SSS/SSS-STEM helped Samantha explore different careers, and the guidance of her advisor aided her in selecting a major. Additionally, she took on leadership opportunities and became a Peer Mentor. Currently, Sam works as a direct support professional in behavioral health. She hopes to pursue a Master’s Degree in social work.

Deseray A.

Deseray found being a first generation college student a bit difficult and overwhelming. The TRIO program helped her from week one which boosted her confidence in everything from choosing classes to affording her education. Deseray became a tutor, focusing on Spanish. She developed relationships with fellow SSS Spanish-speaking students in the program. Deseray graduated in 2011 and is currently in her last year of medical school.

Connor Z.

Connor worked as a Community Advisor while taking 18 credits per semester. Wanting to be a leader he explored additional extracurriculars related to his major. Connor believes SSS/SSS-STEM is a great program for first generation students like himself because it empowers students by connecting them to valuable resources. Connor graduated as an Honors student with a double major in Radio-TV-Film and theatre, and now works for a small independent film company in Canada.

Additional Alumni Resources

As a University of Wisconsin Oshkosh graduate, you are part of our large and growing alumni family. Nearly 95,000 alumni call UWO their alma mater. When you stay connected, the value of your degree continues to grow. We hope you will stay connected to the SSS/SSS STEM program. Please fill out our alumni form and tell us what you have accomplished since graduating.

The mission of the National TRIO Alumni Association is to create a network of individuals whose lives have been transformed by a TRIO program (Talent Search, Upward Bound, EOC, SSS & McNair).