Continuing Education

Student Programs at Three Rivers

Social Interaction, Community Service and Educational Opportunities

Students can enhance their experiences at Three Rivers by participating in student activities and events that will foster an exciting campus life, help them develop leadership skills and create friendships.  Student Programs coordinates the STARS program, as well as student outings, the student lounge and game room, and also sells tickets for college sponsored events.  Student Programs advertises upcoming activities on their Facebook page (TRCC Student Programs Office) and with flyers around campus.


Events and Activities
The Office of Student Programs and individual student organizations plan a variety of trips and activities for the entire Three Rivers community. Students should take advantage of the many day trips throughout the academic year to Boston, Philadelphia and New York City.

For more information about events and happenings on campus, check out the Campus Link under the Resources column!

Ticket Purchasing Policy: All current Three Rivers students are allowed to purchase up to two additional tickets for their guests for most events but not for all. Please check with the Student Programs office for availability. All ticket purchases are nonrefundable unless the event is cancelled.


Upcoming Events

Feb 16: President's Day- NO CLASSES!

Black History Month Jeopardy!  Wednesday, February 25 @ 12:00 in D102

   Join us for a fast paced trivia game all about Black History!  Free event, free refreshments

Friday Night Film: Mockingjay, Part 1  Friday, February 27 @ 6:00 in C101

   We'll be showing the third Hunger Games movie on the big screen!  Free event, free popcorn

Winter Ball  Saturday, February 28 @ 6:00 at the Norwich Holiday Inn

     See details below

Read Across America's Dr. Seuss' Birthday Party!   Friday, March 6 @ 5:00 in the MPR

     TRCC is joining in on the national literacy for children movement by throwing a birthday

     party for Dr. Seuss!  This is a free event for the whole community.

Providence Bruins Bus Trip  Sunday, March 8; Bus leaves TRCC at 11:00am, leaves Providence at

     8:00pm. Tickets are $20 for students and $25 for faculty, staff, and guests, and are on sale

     now in the Student Programs Office (F211). Ticket includes transportation to Providence,

     admittance to the Providence Bruins hockey game, and a Bruins souvenir hat!

Women's History Month Jeopardy!  Monday, March 23 @ 12:00 in D102

     Join us for a fast paced trivia game all about women's history!  Free event, free refreshments


Winter Ball
Saturday, February 28 at 6:00pm at the Holiday Inn Ballroom; 10 Laura Boulevard in Norwich.

The Office of Student Programs is excited to announce that we'll be hosting a formal dinner dance for students and faculty!  All the money raised will go to support student scholarships.

Ticket Prices

     Students: $50 per person or $90 a couple

     Faculty, Staff, Community Partners: $60 per person or $100 per couple

Meal Options

     When purchasing your ticket(s) in SPO, make sure to choose one of the below meals!

     Eggplant Remoulade w/ fresh mozzarella, roman tomatoes, infused with fresh basil olive oil

     Stuffed Breast of Chicken with spinach, sun-dried tomatoes, and boursin cheese

     Grilled Filet Mignon served with a rosemary demi glaze


Spring '15 ID Hours

Monday: 10:00am - 12:00pm in C241; 7:00 - 8:00pm in the Welcome Center

Tuesday: 11:00am - 2:00pm in Student Programs (F211)

Wednesday: 3:00 - 7:00pm in Student Programs (F211)

Thursday: 10:00am - 12:00pm in C241; 7:00 - 8:00pm in the Welcome Center

Friday: NO HOURS

Every 1st and 3rd Saturday: 8:30- 11:30am in the Welcome Center


National Society of Leadership and Success (Sigma Alpha Pi) Events

Speaker Broadcast: Dan Harris, ABC News Nightline co-anchor and author of 10% Happier

     LIVE: Tuesday, February 10 @ 7:00pm in D105

     RECORDED: Wednesday, February 18 @ 12:00 in D105

Speaker Broadcast: Debbi Fields, founder of Mrs. Fields cookies

     LIVE: Tuesday, February 24 @ 7:00pm in D105

     RECORDED: Wednesday, March 11 @ 12:00pm in D105

Speaker Broadcast: Arianna Huffington, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Huffington Post

     LIVE: Tuesday, March 17 @ 7:00pm in D105

     RECORDED: Wednesday, March 25 @ 12:00pm in D105

Orientation for New and Interested Members

     Monday, March 2 @ 12:00pm, 4:00pm, OR 6:00pm in the Multipurpose Room (F117-1, F117-3)

Leadership Training Day

     Saturday, March 14 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm in the Multipurpose Room (F117)

     Monday, March 16 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm in the Multipurpose Room (F117)


TRCC Game Room & Lounge
The Student Activities Game Room in F217 has a pool table and Wii available for student use during Student Programs' business hours.  Students can check out Wii remotes and games, or billiard balls and cues from the Student Programs Office with a valid photo ID.  The Lounge in F201 is a free space for all student use. They are open Monday through Thursday, 10:00am - 8:00pm and Friday 10:00am - 5:00pm.


For More Information

The Student Programs Office Suite is located in the F-wing above the cafeteria, F211 & 213.

For more information, visit us in F211, call 860.215.9074 or e-mail Student Programs.