Upcoming Events

TRIO's Annual First Generation Participation


Are you graduating this semester? All Fall 2020 Graduates, please sign up to receive your stole before leaving campus. 

Study Skills Event (Spanish)

Calling all students interested in obtaining study skills in Spanish! Join TRIO on November 12, 2020 from 5:00 - 6:00p.m. to learn about study skills and techniques to help you successfully complete this semester! Only the first 15 people to sign-up will be able to attend this event in person. If interested, please RSVP


¡Llamando a todos los estudiantes interesados en aprender habilidades de estudio en Español! Acompaña a TRIO el 12 de noviembre de las 5:00 - 6:00p.m. para aprender acerca de habilidades de estudio y técnicas para ayudarte a completar con éxito este semestre! Solo las primeras 15 personas que se inscriban podran asistir este evento en persona. Si está interesado, por favor RSVP.


Conversation and Comfort

Join TRIO Classic and TRIO STEM on Wednesday, November 4th from 11:00am to 4:00p.m. as we provide a safe space for processing the election season and gain tips on coping and conversing with others. Participants will have the opportunity to create fleece knotted lap blankets and enjoy a snack! If interested, please RSVP



Professional Headshots Poster

Are you currently in the process of applying to jobs, internships, research opportunities etc.? Your first impression to these potential employers is so important. TRIO is offering FREE professional headshots to the first 20 Classic participants to RSVP. Don't miss out on this opportunity! If interested sign up, today! 

First Generation Flyer

We cordially invite you to join TRIO Student Support Services on November 6th, 2020 to honor and celebrate the achievements of first-generation college students at GVSU and around the country at our pep rally! This event will be available in-person to 25 TRIO SSS students and will stream virtually as well. Limited seats are available, RSVP

Fall 2020 Learning Cohort

Learning Cohort Poster

We invite you to join out fall 2020 learning cohort beginning November 3, 2020. This cohort will walk students through what to expect academically, how to manage your new financial and personal responsibilities, and how to build a support community. Email triosss@gvsu.edu to register today!


Laptop & Calculator Resource Program

Laptop and Calc Check out poster

All TRIO Classic active participants are eligible to check-out laptops and graphing calculators through our program. Check-Out availability is Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:00AM - 3:00p.m. To schedule a pick up time outside of the dates and times listed above or for more information, email triosss@gvsu.edu

Midterm Break Boxes and Study Tables (Accountability Hours)

Info poster of Study Tables

Study Tables (Accountability Hours) - Join Classic Peer Mentors every Tuesday-Thursday from 4p.m.- 6:00p.m., starting October 13th - November 12th, to study and work on homework together. To attend virtually, RSVP for a zoom link. To attend in person, RSVP to reserve a seat. Please note that only 15 in-person seats will be available per day. Sign up today!   

TRIO Participant Survey

Poster about TRIO Survey

We want to hear from all TRIO active participants! The brief participant survey is a great way for YOU to VOICE what programming you would like to see this year!  All submissions will receive a FREE TRIO Works t-shirt. To submit a response, please access the survey

Six-Week Seminar

Fall Events

Our event calendar has a list of events to educate, connect, and have fun with one another!

For more information, contact our office at (616)  331-3401 or triosss@gvsu.edu.

Study Tables

Finals Break Room

Exam Cram Bags

Graduation Celebration

Track Your Points!


Be an active TRIO SSS student by attending different events and meetings! You will be connected to different campus resources and peers to help you transition into Grand Valley State University.You receive points for attending academic, involvement, or career focused. 

If you have any questions about the points, please contact our office at (616)  331-3401 or triosss@gvsu.edu.


To submit your points for your attendance at events/meetings, please follow the TRIO Classic Points Program Submission form

Use our Point Tracker to help you stay connected and on track with your own attendance!