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National TRIO Day

National TRIO Day is a day of celebration, reflection and action around increased access to higher education for disadvantaged students. Federal TRIO Programs help income-eligible and first-generation students enter college and earn a college degree.
Every year on the last Saturday of February, high school and college students, teachers, Members of Congress, local officials, TRIO Program staff, participants and alumni and many others:

  • Celebrate the positive impact of federal TRIO Programs in our communities throughout the nation.
  • Reflect on the importance of educational opportunity programs in creating a fairer society for all Americans.
  • Act to protect and further access to higher education for income-eligible and first-generation students

We here at Binghamton are hosting a large, region-wide event for National TRIO Day to Celebrate, Reflect, and Act. Will you join us?


Feel free to contact David Best with questions regarding TRIO Day!

Last Updated: 2/15/19