Support TRIO Provides

A wide-range of free academic, career, financial and comprehensive support services are available to program students:

Academic Support

  • Professional tutoring
  • TRIO Learning Lab: computer lab and study space exclusively for TRiO students
  • Preliminary academic advising
  • Academic counseling on topics such as time-management, test-taking strategies, note-taking, study techniques, and graduate school
  • Academic resources and assistive technology such as Kurzweil, scientific calculators, and a variety of reference books

Personal Support

  • One-on-one coaching on issues affecting academic performance, including stress management and adjustment to college
  • Peer support, guidance, and community building via Peer Leadership Program

Financial Support

  • One-on-one help developing a personal budget and understanding financial aid package
  • FAFSA filing assistance
  • Instruction in Cash Course financial literacy website
  • Assistance with scholarship applications and research 

Cultural & Social Activities

  • Regular events provide an opportunity to connect with other program participants, encourage critical thinking, foster inclusion, and provide cultural enrichment