You may be eligible if you are an undergraduate student who is a US citizen, national, or permanent resident; have an academic need; and meet at least one of the following criteria:
- First generation college student (neither parent or guardian has graduated from a four-year college or university)
- Have a physical or learning disability
Additionally, applicants must:
- Commit to attending UC Davis and return Statement of Intent to Register (SIR)
- Receive financial aid for the academic year
How to Apply
The online application for the 2022-23 academic year is now closed. The application for the 2023-24 academic year will open in February 2023.
Program Expectations and Requirements
The TRiO Scholars Program (SSS) is a federally funded effort to increase the retention and graduation rates of first generation and low-income students and students with disabilities at UC Davis. Students are required to meet all program expectations and requirements to remain an active participant in the program.