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Lone Star College - North Harris Educational Talent Search

  • Lone Star College - North Harris Educational Talent Search
  • 2700 W. Thorne Drive
  • Houston, TX 77073
  • Courtney Mai
  • TRIO Educational Talent Search Manager
  • 281-765-7914

Program Description

The Federal TRIO programs are federal outreach and student services programs designed to identify and provide services to individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. TRIO originally began as 3 programs (where the term TRIO originated), but today includes eight programs targeted to serve and assist low-income individuals, first-generation college students, and individuals with disabilities to progress through the academic pipeline from middle school to postbaccalaureate programs.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Arts and cultural
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Leadership development
  • Other
  • Parent/family services
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants

Demographics

Populations Served

  • Academically At-risk
  • Academically High-performing
  • ESL Students

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%