The Oregon TRIO Association recognizes the contributions to our state and nation that low-income, first-generation students, underrepresented students, and students with disabilities may make if they become well educated.
Vision: To see an Oregon with educational equity, access, and opportunity for traditionally marginalized student populations
Mission: Growing and supporting Oregon TRIO programs, staff, and students.
If you would like to read more you can find the Oregon TRIO Constitution and By-Laws here.
To improve access to education for low-income, first-generation students, underrepresented students, and students with disabilities, encouraging their enrollment and retention in, and graduation from, post-secondary education. To support local, state, and federal educational initiatives that raise student achievement and opportunity.
To provide best practices training and mentoring for Oregon TRIO staff and programs.
To build coalitions of allied community partners and utilize local and statewide resources that enhance program operations.
To create partnerships and provide our TRIO students with educational and professional development opportunities.