TRIO SES & STEM


THE TRIO SES & PROGRAM

TRIO SES & STEM provide comprehensive, personalized support services to first-generation, low-income students and individuals with disabilities. As a TRIO student, you will receive support to help you achieve academic success and graduate with a bachelor’s degree. TRIO will also help you prepare for graduate school and for success in a global environment.

Website:

TRIO SES & STEM

Contact Person:

Gretchen Heasty, Director

Eligibility Requirements:

  • One of the following:
    • First-generation college student
    • Meet the federal guidelines for low-income status
    • Have a documented disability and be registered with the Student Access Center
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Accepted for enrollment or currently enrolled at KU as an undergraduate student pursuing first bachelor's degree
  • Demonstrate academic need for services

Why this Program?

  • Academic, career, and financial advising
  • Tutoring and academic workshops
  • Access to technology resources & free printing
  • Personal support for former foster youth throughout their higher education journey at KU
  • Potential to apply for a small, program-provided grant to cover unmet financial needs

Application Window:

Current Students (Fall 2021- Spring 2022):  Apply Now! 

Incoming students (Fall 2022) applications open November 1st