Middle School and High School Services

The majority of middle school and high school services are provided during the school day. Academic advisors and program mentors visit with KU TRIO Talent Search participants at their school several times a month.

Photo: High school students visit the campus of Kansas State University in October 2009.

Workshops: Students meet with KU TRIO Talent Search staff approximately once a month for 30 to 60 minutes and participate in workshops on topics such as academic preparation, career exploration, and preparing for college.

Advising: Per request, students can meet one-on-one or in small groups with KU TRIO Talent Search staff and learn more about a specific career or college topic.

Eat & Greet: Students meet with KU TRIO Talent Search staff during scheduled lunch periods and receive handouts on a variety of topics such as careers, colleges, STEM programs, academic strategies, financial aid, and scholarship information.



Other activities outside the school day include college visits, STEM field trips, tutoring, summer programs, and family activities.

Additional free services:

• Academic development workshops • Career exploration workshops   • College planning workshops
• Financial aid resources/FAFSA assistance • Academic advising/career counseling   • Test-taking information
• Financial literacy resources • Rigorous curriculum information   • College visits
• Scholarship searches • Family workshop series   • Referrals to community agencies