Advising Appointments - Virtual!

Due to rising COVID numbers, TRIO STEM advisors will be doing virtual only appointments for January, 2022. We will reassess at the end of the month. 

The TRIO-STEM Office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Appointments can be scheduled by logging into with your Network ID and Password, or you can call our office at (616) 331-5430.

To make sure we have the most up-to-date information on file, please make sure your phone number is updated when you make your appointment so that we can easily reach you. 

Just a reminder that TRIO STEM staff is here for you. Feel free to reach out at anytime. We look forward to speaking with you soon, 

Daily Self-Assessment

Our goal is to help you stay academically focused and to make sure your advising and other academic needs are being met. Your health and safety are important to us.

Yearly Individualized Service Assessment (ISA)

Each year every TRIO STEM participant has to fill out a new Individualized Service Assessment. To make this an easier process, this is now available online.

Please click here to fill out the form 

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.

Dr. G and Linda


Graduation photo


Did you know?

TRIO Student Support Services (formerly known as the Educational Support Program) is a federally-funded, comprehensive support program for first-generation and limited-income college students. The goal of the program is to offer every possible form of support for participants along their journey to graduation from Grand Valley State University.

TRIO STEM is one of seven TRIO programs at Grand Valley State University. There are three Student Support Services for college students: Classic (all majors), TPSSS (education majors) and TRIO STEM (science, technology, engineering, science and all health sciences majors).


Current students

TRIO STEM at University of Memphis Graduate School Tour



TRIO STEM at 20liters making water filters for Africa. 


prospective students

A TRIO STEM new participant meets with Dr. Gaines, Program Director, for an advising appointment. 


research  opportunities

TRIO STEM student presenting research at the GVSU Student Scholars Day.

Find us on Social Media

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

Contact Us

Phone: (616) 331-5430
Fax: (616) 331-3440


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