Making the transition to a college can be intimidating to say the least. Which classes should you register for? How do you get a schedule? Who can help you with your homework?
We can help you find the answers!
The three TRiO programs are designed to support your education by providing you with the information and services you need to be successful in college and transfer to a four-year university.
Educational Talent Search (ETS)
The Talent Search program is an early intervention program serving 8th grade - high school students. In addition to counseling, participants receive information about college admissions requirements, scholarships and various student financial aid programs.
Student Support Services (SSS)
A federally funded program under the Department of Education serving Lone Star College-North Harris students.
The SSS program is designed to increase retention and graduation as well as increase the transfer rates of students to four-year institutions.
SSS program will provide academic support and course selection, tutoring, financial aid and admission advising for transfer to four-year institutions.
Upward Bound (UB)
Upward Bound is designed to assist first-generation, economically disadvantaged high school students in developing the skills and the motivation to succeed in college. Participants receive academic advising, standardized test preparation, tutorials, scholarship and financial aid assistance, cultural enrichment, career exploration, and college campus tours.