Dedicated support for completing your academic journey
Florida Gulf Coast University brings together 5 grant-based programs that help you prepare to succeed in college and stay on track to finishing a degree.
In response to COVID-19, as many Florida Gulf Coast University staff members will be working remotely.
The TRIO & Outreach Programs office will remain open for business with limited services & staffing.
- Effective Tuesday March 17, 2020 until further notice, hours of operation will be Monday – Thursday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
- The Student Support Services Computer Lab is available only to participants and to be used strictly for school work & printing if needed and not for social gathering.
- If you need immediate assistance please call 239-590-7834. You may also contact individual staff members for assistance.
The TRIO and Outreach Programs provide opportunities for students to advance their academic and personal growth, gain financial responsibility, explore careers and understand college requirements. These activities motivate students toward successfully completing their education.
Participants must meet eligibility requirements to qualify for these programs, which are very competitive and have limited openings each year. The Office of TRIO and Outreach Programs is in McTarnaghan Hall, Room 202.