Services are provided (at no charge) to all participants accepted by the TRIO Educational Opportunity Centers Program.

All participants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Be at least 19 years of age or older.
  • Reside in the City of Wichita or Sedgwick County.
  • Have not earned a Bachelor's degree.

Priority provided to individuals who:

  • Have limited income.
  • Have parents who have not yet earned a Bachelor's degree.

The following are strongly encouraged to apply: Displaced workers, underemployed workers, veterans, military connected persons, women, ethnic minorities and individuals with disabilities.

Notice of Nondiscrimination
Wichita State University does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status, status as a veteran or disability. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies: Director, Office of Equal Employment Opportunity, Wichita State University, 1845 Fairmount, Wichita KS 67260-0205; telephone 316-978-6791.