@ TRiO Student Support Services
Get instant help from TRiO Mentors!
Have a question? You can use your favorite instant messenging service to ask a mentor a question at TRiO Student Support Services. Just add our screen name to your contact (or buddy) list to start. For help using IM, please visit our IM FAQ page.
Regular hours are: Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM.
|Service||Screen Name||Chat Using...|
AOL Instant Messenger
|triostudent||Google Talk Gadget|
Windows Live Messenger
|firstname.lastname@example.org||MSN Web Messenger|
Yahoo! Instant Messenger
|trio_student||Yahoo! Web Messenger|
It is now possible to get connected online through browser-based messaging applications. Using the sites located in the "Chat Using..." column, you can chat from public computers or from systems that are not compatibile with the various messenger programs.
Here are a some other free sites which allow you to connect to multiple chat networks with a browser:
- www.msn2go.com (for MSN & Yahoo! subscribers)
- www.ebuddy.com (for AIM (AOL), GoogleTalk, MSN & Yahoo!)
- www.meebo.com (AIM, GoogleTalk, MSN & Yahoo!)
- www.messengerfx.com (AIM, MSN & Yahoo!)
If you need help downloading instant messaging software or getting a screen name, check the IM FAQs.