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Phone: 616-331-7110
Fax: 616-331-7115

TRiO Educational Talent Search
The College of Education
Grand Valley State University
The Depot, 510 West Fulton St.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504-6495

Monday - Friday
9am - 4pm

About TRiO Educational Talent Search

TRiO Educational Talent Search, a part of Grand Valley State University's College of Education, is a program that assists low-income and first generation students to persist to the next grade level, graduate from high school, and enroll in the college of their choice after high school graduation. The program also assists:

  • Students looking to return to college and pursue a bachelor's degree
  • Students interested in completing a GED
  • Students interested in a Certificate of Completion

Preference, for entry in the program, is given to students at the low-income and first generation status as well as to students attending a target school. It is also possible for other students to be accepted on a case-by-case basis if there is room in the program.


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510 West Fulton Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49504-6495
Phone (616) 331-7110; Fax (616) 331-7115

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