About Us

TRIO Student Support Services STEM-Health Sciences 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 eleven 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).

prospective students

TRIO STEM Welcome Back 2024

Apply to TRIO

Join Our Program

Gain all the benefits of being in TRIO STEM by applying today! As an active participant you will have access to an advisor, peer mentors, graduate school visits, cultural immersion, community engagement, and much more. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Apply Now

Current Students

Advising Appointments

 Appointments can be scheduled by logging into www.gvsu.edu/navigate with your Network ID and Password, or you can call our office at (616) 331-5430. We can do in-person, phone or virtual appointments.
Set Up Appointment

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.Complete The Form

TRIO STEM Fall Break Washington DC 2023

TRIO STEM Fall Break Washington DC 2023

Group Photo

Current Students

TRIO STEM students at Chicago

TRIO Testimonials

Read and listen to the experiences of our participants! 


See Our Stories


Join us for our amazing Fall Events. Go to the TRIO events page to reserve your space (RSVP).

Don't forget you can get volunteer hours with several of these events. 


First Gen Day 2023

First Generation Day 2023

Find us on Social Media

Follow TRIO-STEM on social media for updates on TRIO-STEM events and opportunities


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

Contact Us

Phone: (616) 331-5430
Fax: (616) 331-3440
Email: [email protected]


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

Page last modified February 26, 2024