TRIO National Day of Service

TRIO Programs @ UAA

TRIO programs are grant funded through the United States Department of Education and are designed to help students enter into and complete post-secondary education.

 TRIO National Day of Service is a nationally organized event between colleges and universities across the country that unite together to bring awareness and advocate for TRIO Programs. 

TRIO National Day of Service

Current TRIO Programs @ UAA

Student Support Services (SSS)

The TRIO SSS team assists first-generation, Pell grant-eligible, and/or students who experience disabilities to succeed while at UAA and graduate.

TRIO Student Support Services is a fully-funded TRIO program of the U.S. Department of Education in the amount of $228,186.00 annually. Sec.402D HIGHER EDUCATION ACT OF 1965 SEC.402D.20 U.S.C 1070a-14.

upward Bound (Ub)

The Upward Bound program (UB) serves students in 9-12th grades in West and Bartlett High Schools in the Anchorage School District. UB prepares students to successfully complete high school & enroll in post-secondary education. 

Each TRI0 Upward Bound is a fully-funded TRIO program of the U.S. Department of Education in the amount of $257,500.00 annually.  Sec 402F Higher Education Act of 1965 SEC. 402C.20 U.S.C. 1070a–13.

 

Past TRIO Programs @ UAA

Educational Talent Search (ETS)

UAA ETS staff assisted underrepresented populations with achieving a college education, serving as advocates for participating students. As of August 2016, this grant was not renewed and was closed in December 2016.

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Educational Opportunity Center (EOC)

UAA EOC staff worked to increase the number of adult participants who enroll in post-secondary education institutions. As of August 2016, this grant was not renewed and was closed in December 2016.

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