The TRIO office has moved online.  Our campus office will remain closed until Monday, April 27, 2020.  All TRIO services are available via phone, email, and video conferencing. 

See our contact information below.

Contact Information:

425-564-2207          For assistance and general information

Staff Contact Information:

Barbara Brodsky        425-564-2207 or bbrodsky@bellevuecollege.edu

Lina Huang                 425-564-2218 or lina.huang@bellevuecollege.edu

Carrie Horton             425-564-4162 or carrie.horton@bellevuecollege.edu

Ensuring Your College Success

TRIO Student Support Services (TRIO) at Bellevue College provides individualized support services to students with limited income, first-generation college students, and students with disabilities to assist them with their academic success.  These services include but are not limited to academic advising, personal guidance and support, transfer planning, assistance with financial aid processes, study skills development, and tutoring. The department goal is to promote and sustain strategies that improve student success, retention, and completion. TRIO works to achieve these goals by offering programs, resources and guidance that facilitates the students’ transition to college and that supports their progress through graduation and transfer to bachelor’s degree programs.

TRIO furthers the Bellevue College mission of educational excellence and equal access by providing the following services:

  • Academic advising and educational planning
  • Personal guidance and support
  • Transfer planning and university visits
  • Assistance with financial aid applications
  • Study skills development
  • Tutoring
  • Laptop and calculator lending
  • TRIO Learning Strategies Class
  • Scholarship search and application assistance
  • Financial literacy & guidance
  • Private computer lab and study area
  • Workshops and events

TRIO is funded entirely through a grant from the US Department of Education in the amount of $284,758 per year.