blazers achieve student support services

blazers achieve student support services


Our goal is to get you to graduation!

Mission Statement

The TRIO Blazers Achieve Student Support Services program increases retention, graduation, and/or transfer to a four-year institution and fosters independent growth through student-centered services for first generation, income eligible, and/or students with disabilities.

Vision Statement

Blazers Achieve Student Support Services collaborate to foster student success, leadership, and autonomy through the University Experience class, workshops, mentoring, and coaching. The Blazers Achieve SSS Team strive to eliminate barriers and encourage independence and lifelong learning through evidence-based strategies, academic support, financial awareness, soft skills, executive function skills, and personal and social development services.

Blazers Achieve Student Support Services Values

  • Foster inclusiveness through a welcoming environment
  • Develop personal growth, leadership, and mentoring to promote independence
  • Set goals through evidence-based research and data assessment for continuous quality improvement

Diversity Statement

Blazers Achieve Student Support Services strive to be an inclusive program for all underrepresented students and provide a safe, nonjudgmental environment.

Apply for Blazers Achieve

Apply and submit your online APPLICATION.

Download a printable pdf application.


Student of the Semester

The Blazers Achieve Student Support Services Program established the Student of the Semester Award in Spring 2016.  This award acknowledges students who are active in the Blazers Achieve SSS program, remain in good academic standing, and utilize the tutoring and other services offered by the program.

Congratulations to our Student of the Semester Recipients

Spring 2024   Druwsilla Compton
Fall 2023   Roki Chase and Mark Scheffler
Spring 2023   Alli Lininger and Haley Reinbrecht
Fall 2022   Alex Regalado
Spring 2022   Rachel Davis and Albert Muterspaugh
Fall 2021   Daniel Deckard
Spring 2021   Alex Adam
Fall 2020   Autumn Lewis and Nick Stamper
Spring 2020   Jonathan Fields and Drew Shidle
Fall 2019   Ben Edwards
Spring 2019   Austin Hoosier
Fall 2018   Ryan Gierman and Devin Higgenbotham
Spring 2018   Bridgett Francis and Marche' Sherlock
Fall 2017   Sara French
Spring 2017   Timmy Reid
Fall 2016   Roger Terry
Spring 2016   Alex Fay

Blazers Achieve Supporters

Blazers Achieve SSS recognizes the exemplary support of individuals or groups that help further our mission to support our students.

Spring 2024   VU Precision Machining Department
Fall 2023   Christian Campus Fellowship (CCF)
Spring 2023   Montana Mike's Restaurant
Fall 2022   Stan Werne
Spring 2022   Regions Bank
Fall 2021   Bill Butler
Spring 2021   Bill Gollmitzer and Scott Wallace
Fall 2020   Ty Freed and Anna Miller

Contact Information

  • Blazers Achieve SSS office is located at Davis Hall.

  • Office hours Room 424

  • 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Fall/Spring Tutoring hours room 414B

Monday through Thursday                        9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday   9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Mailing Address

  • Blazers Achieve SSS
  • Vincennes University, DH – 64
  • 1002 North First Street
  • Vincennes, IN 47591
  • Location

  • Blazers Achieve SSS
  • 1200 North Second Street
  • Davis Hall, 4th Floor, Room 424
  • Vincennes, IN 47591