TRiO/KEY Pre-Orientation Programs

Summer Program Downtown TourSummer Institute

Summer 2016 dates and location TBD

During our Summer Institute our TRiO Student Success staff are thrilled to welcome you to The Evergreen State College. TRiO Student Success is comprehensive academic support service programs designed specifically for students who are first generation to college, low income, and/or have documented disabilities. 

Our goal and mission is to support your academic and personal success here at The Evergreen State College. We cordially invite you to participate in our early orientation Summer Institute.

  • Topics to be covered include: TRiO program overview, double checking your financial aid and registration status, learning about other campus resources to support your education, overview of the common read and academic statement initiative, learning across significant difference at Evergreen, and planning for orientation week.
  •  Programming is typically scheduled from 9 A.M. to 1 P.M.
  • Light refreshments will be served in the morning; otherwise, students need to bring their own food and beverages.
  • The first 35 students to turn in their registration form will be invited to participate.

What do you do at Transition Days?

  • Tour the campus
  • Attend valuable workshops
  • Bond with other TRiO participants
  • Learn what TRiO can do for you

TRiO Student Presentin

What are the benefits?

  • Develop personal, academic, and social skills necessary for college success
  • Learn firsthand about the unique teaching and learning style at Evergreen
  • Complete assessments that will help you set and achieve your goals
  • Get a head start on learning about the campus and surrounding community

What does it cost?

It's free for TRiO eligible students! When you register you will be provided with a parking pass for the day.

Who will be there?

The TRiO/KEY experience is for first-year and transfer students new to Evergreen and who are eligible to receive TRiO Student Success services.

Where do I go for more information about Transition Days?

Other Pre-Orientation Programs at Evergreen

TRiO Student Success partners with the Scholars program. Find out more about Multicultural Scholars Program. If you are participating in Scholars week, you will have the opportunity to learn more about TRiO Student Success services at that time and do not need to enroll in both programs.

TRiO Student Success partners with the Civic Engagement Institute. Find out more about Student Civic Engagement Institute. If you are participating in the Civic Engagement program, you will have the opportunity to learn more about TRiO Student Success services at that time and do not need to enroll in both programs.

We look forward to meeting you!

Wednesday during Orientation week, TRiO Student Success has an Open House from 9am-11am.

Stop by our offices in the Library SASS area for a meet and greet. Find out more about New Student Orientation Week.