Answered By: Eric Phetteplace
Last Updated: Nov 24, 2015     Views: 84

You can read all about TRIO Student Support Services on the Learning Resource Center website. The link is underneath the "Tutoring" drop-down menu.

In brief, TRIO is a program that provides eligible students with one-on-one assistance, including tutoring in academic subjects and mentoring. You can apply online or by visiting the Academic Support Center in the LRC. Eligibility involves being one of these three:

  • A first-generation college student (e.g. neither of your parents have college degrees)
  • lower income
  • possessing a disability

Remember, you only need to be one of those three, not all three.

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