Mission Statement

To increase rates of academic achievement, retention, and graduation among historically underrepresented students interested in the STEM - Health Science majors by providing holistic and individualized support services that maximize students' innate abilities, draw upon available resources within and outside of the university, and benefit students, families and the larger community.

What We Do

What We Do

TRIO Student Support Services STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) - Health Science (TRIO STEM) is a federally-funded, comprehensive support program for first-generation and limited-income college students.

Apply Here

Apply Here

Become a participant to receive a number of services including: academic advising, scheduling assistance, study skills assistance, time management assistance, secondary admission assistance, financial aid counseling, career counseling, graduate school counseling, personal counseling and study abroad advising.

Schedule an Appointment

Schedule an Appointment

Scheduling made easy! Select the best day and time to meet your advisor. In-person appointments are offered in 200 Student Service Building (STU) on the Allendale Campus. Phone or email appointments will need advisor approval. 

Supplemental Tutoring

If you need a tutor, you can request a tutor from the Tutoring Center at www.gvsu.edu/tc

TRIO STEM is offering supplemental tutoring for our participants in MTH 110, MTH 122, CHM 231 and BIO 120. This is an hour tutoring session. These sessions are offered Monday-Friday from8:00 am to6:00 pm in 200 STU.

To sign up for our tutoring please fill out this form

If you are needing tutoring in other areas please contact us and we will try to find a tutor for you. 

Book Scholarship Raffle


April Events


TRIO Alumni Network




Join the TRIO Alumni Network today! There are an estimated 5 million TRIO alumni. Help us reach our goal of 1,000 alumni by the end of the month! Reconnect with your TRIO peers and meet new people around the world. To join, visit www.trioalumni.org

The community is exclusive to TRIO alumni.

TRIO SSS Directors

Dr. G and Danny, graduate



200 Student Services Building (STU)
1 Campus Dr.
Allendale, MI 49401

Contact Us

Phone: (616) 331-5430
Fax: (616) 331-3440
Email: triostem@gvsu.edu


TRIO Student Support Service STEM & Health Sciences in funded through a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. 

Page last modified April 19, 2019