Project Success

Project Success is a (TRiO) Student Support Services (S.S.S.) program funded by the U.S. Department of Education.

It gives a select number of MCC students the academic support, counseling, financial literacy, transfer assistance and cultural enrichment they may need in order to complete a college degree - all without cost to any of the Project Success participants.

Mission

Project Success-TRIO Student Support Services provides a nurturing learning environment while assisting students in overcoming barriers through academic and personal support and resources, utilizing holistic approaches to help transition students to self-sufficiency through completion and provide transfer support for students seeking bachelor's degrees.

Quick facts

  • Project Success (TRIO) S.S.S. helps low income, first generation and students with disabilities with completion and provides transfer support and guidance for students seeking bachelor’s degrees.
  • The majority of the program’s members transfer to local colleges and universities where they obtain their bachelor’s degrees.
  • Members of the program are active in their campus community through other organizations like Student Government Association, Phi Theta Kappa and SAGA and hold leadership positions within these clubs and organizations.
  • Project Success members go on to live rewarding lives in various professions.

Project success team

Gabrielle Moore-Jones
Program Coordinator
816.604.4714
gabrielle.moore@mcckc.edu

Nancy Mendez
Academic Advisor
816.604.4134
nancy.mendez@mcckc.edu

Anissa Martinez
Academic Advisor
816.604.4690
anissa.martinez@mcckc.edu

Fern Payne
Program Specialist
816.604.4713
fern.payne@mcckc.edu

Feel free to stop in or call if we can assist you in any way. We are located on the 2nd floor of the Campus Center Building in the Student Development Center. Any staff member will be happy to assist you.