Skip to content

Virtual Support

In response to the COVID-19 impact on our campus community the TRIO Programs Office would like to share the following information regarding our services specific to each program within our department:

TRIO Student Support Services

  1. trio supportThe TRIO Programs office is moving entirely virtual. Students are encouraged to meet with your advisor virtually or by phone. You can indicate the virtual or phone option when you make an appointment with us by clicking the button below. Instead of selecting the Annex for the advising appointment location, you can select 'Telephone,' or 'Video' options.
    Make appointment
  2. If you do not have reliable access to the internet from home, or do not have a computer available at home, the Marriott Library has received additional funds to assist students through a laptop loan program.
    wifi and computer
  3. Tutoring services are still available should you need this. Remember that you also have the option to use our online tutoring platform, TutorMe, to receive tutoring virtually.
    sign up for tutoring
  4. All social events and workshops will now be held virtually. Please reach out to our student navigation team for the latest updates.
  5. If you or your family’s income has been impacted due to the Corona Virus pandemic and you find that you need additional financial support, please complete the Emergence Funds Application.
    Emergency Funds Application

TRIO Upward Bound

  1. trio support upward boundYou will be contacted directly by your Upward Bound Advisors to follow up on your Academic Success Plans.
  2. All after school tutoring sessions are now held virtually. Please contact your academic advisor for further details.
  3. If you do not have reliable access to the internet from home, or do not have a computer available at home, please let us know by selecting the option below and completing the form. Contact the Upward Bound Program for further details.
    wifi and computer survey
  4. All Saturday Education sessions are now held virtually via Zoom. Please contact the Upward Bound Program for further details. 


Community Resources

  1.  The University of Utah's central location for updates, news, reports, guidelines and information regarding Covid-19.
    Covid-19 Central
  2. If you are in need of financial, educational, food, wellness or additional types of support, below is an extensive list of current campus resources.
    Campus Covid-19 Resources
  3. Tips for transitioning to online learning, including planning, time management, participation, communicating with professors and additional tools for success.
    Tools for success
  4. Current mental health services provided virtually by campus departments and community partners.
    Mental Health Support
  5. Affordable high-speed internet, low-cost computers, and free at home learning by Comcast. This is the same program TRIO has partnered with but students can connect directly if desired.
    Internet Essentials


Should you have any questions or concerns regarding this message, contact us at 801/581.7188 or send an email to

Last Updated: 5/24/21