How Do I Qualify for TRIO?

​Participants in the TRIO Program must follow these guidelines:

  • Be a United States citizen or permanent resident.
  • Be enrolled in college credit courses at the Macomb campus with the intention of completing a degree or certificate program.

Meet at least one of these criteria below:

  • First-generation college student: neither parent has a four-year college degree.
  • Income-eligible: please consult our office for these federal levels, as they shift annually.
  • Have a documented disability with Spoon River College.