Scholar Benefits

TRIO Scholars participants will be given a PERSONAL GUIDE that will meet them on a quarterly basis to ensure students are making progress with their desired major, plan strategically for the quarter, and set personal, academic and career goals.TRIO Scholars participants will have priority in acquiring TUTORING from the Learning and Academic Resource Center (LARC). Students must identify themselves as a TRIO Scholars participants to register for tutoring sections and receive priority.

TRIO Scholars participants can attend any of the WEEKLY WORKSHOPS and/or ACTIVITIES provided by Student Success Inititatives that aid in their holistic development and academic achievement. All workshops and activities are free of charge and focus on a range of topics including, but not limited to:

  • Career Exploration
  • Financial Literacy
  • Study Skills and Time Management
  • Research with Faculty
  • Goal Setting
  • Writing Personal Statements
  • Stress Management

Every winter quarter, TRIO Scholars Students will be provided with a hands-on FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Workshop administered by the Financial Aid office in which participants will be able to successfully complete their FAFSA forms accurately and on-time.

A Graduate School Preparation and Course Planning will be available for interested TRIO Scholars participants. The course is designed with juniors and seniors in mind.

For being in the program, participants will have access to these benefits throughout their academic career (up to 6 years).