TRIO Veterans is a federally funded program which assists veterans who are interested in pursuing a Technical Certificate, Associates degree, or a Bachelor’s degree at the college/university of their choice. TRIO Veterans staff support students with any aspect of their educational attainment free of charge.
Our goal is to get you successfully into and through college, and onto a satisfying career!
Services are selected by the student and can include:
- Tutoring and academic support (math, English, sciences, and foreign language)
- Preparation for placement testing
- Career exploration and personal or career counseling
- Study strategies and time management
- Help with admissions and petitions
- Support with financial issues (VA benefits, FAFSA, personal finance)
Call (208)282-3505 or (208)282-4245 to schedule an appointment.
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You can schedule an appintment with an advisor by clicking on the locations below or you can set up an appointment by calling (208) 282-4245.
Schedule an appointment in Pocatello at ISU.
Schedule an appointment in Idaho Falls at ISU.
Schedule an appointment in Idaho Falls at CEI.
Who is eligible?
- Students may be eligible for services if they meet at least one of the following criteria:
- First-generation college student: Neither of the student's parents has a bachelor's degree. If a parent has an associate degree, the student is eligible to receive TRIO services.
- Meet Limited Income Guidelines: The student's taxable income is at or below a scale set by the Department of Education's Federal TRIO Programs.
- Show an Academic Need: Test scores indicate an academic need or the student has not been in school for the past five consecutive years.
- Have served in active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces for more than 180 days and received other than a dishonorable discharge, or has deployed as a National Guard or Reserve Member.
If you have any questions about our program or the application process, our advisors are more than happy to help you!
- Our program offers and array of tutoring services to help prepare students refresh their skills, prepare for tests, or get help to pass a college class.
- Tutoring includes subjects such as: math, science, english, writing, and foreign language.
- Add a "Request Tutoring Services" button that links to google form.
Tutoring Request forms are also available in our offices, or you can download a form here.
TRIO Veterans Director
Office: Idaho State University 921 S. 8th Ave. Student Union Building 3rd Floor, Room 313 Pocatello, ID 83209
TRIO Veterans Advisor/Counselor
University Place Idaho Falls
1784 Science Center Dr. STOP 8150
TAB Building, Room 230
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
College of Eastern Idaho
1600 S 25th East
Bldg. #5, Room 508
Idaho Falls, ID 83404