Frequently Asked Questions

How much time does it take to participate in the TRIO program?

This is up to you – it can take as little as one hour each quarter or several hours each week. You decide which services to utilize based on your immediate or future needs.

Does it cost money to join?

No – everything in the program is free!

Why should I join?

We provide outstanding support and offer excellent services free of charge. As a TRIO student you will be more likely to achieve success in college.

What will I be required to do?

You will be required to participate in one service or activity each quarter – you choose the service or activity and how much time to commit.

How long can I be in the program?

Until you graduate and/or transfer to another college.

What if I don’t qualify but still want to participate in the TRIO program?

If you don’t qualify for TRIO, there are many resources at Bellevue College to support your success as a student. Please visit the following websites for more information: Advising, Multicultural Services, Career Center, Academic Success Center, or Counseling.

Last Updated October 26, 2022