The TRiO programs at CSU-Pueblo are federally-funded programs that provide college access and success opportunities to adults and high school students from low-income families and those in which neither parent graduated from college.
Southern Educational Opportunity Center assists adults and high school students from across Southeastern Colorado in making decisions about careers and majors and in applying for admissions, financial aid and scholarships.
The program has offices at CSU-Pueblo, the Pueblo Workforce Center, Pikes Peak Community College, Otero State Junior College, Lamar Community College, Trinidad State Junior College and CSU-Pueblo’s Citadel Center in Colorado Springs.
Student Support Services increases the retention and graduation rates of low-income, first generation students and students with disabilities by providing supportive services such as academic action plans, tutoring, academic counseling, limited personal counseling, study skills workshops, mentoring, monitoring of student progress, a college success course, and supplemental instruction for targeted courses.
The Student Support Services program is committed to making college a rewarding and successful experience for each student participant. More
Upward Bound assists high school students in developing the motivation and skills necessary to complete secondary school, enter postsecondary education and be successful. Upward Bound offers participants advising, academic support, exposure to career and educational opportunities, and a residential summer academic program and a college bridge program. The target area for the program includes high schools located in Pueblo County. More
Veterans Upward Bound is a college preparatory program that provides academic refresher training and advising to qualifying veterans who are preparing to enter post-secondary education. The program is FREE. This program is an opportunity for veterans to re-establish fundamental ideas and study habits, which are needed for successful performance in college. VUB also provides access to academic resources, assistance with VA benefits applications and referrals to various community assistance organizations. More
TRiO, providing access and success!