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 ensure that all TRIO students in Oregon have the resources and tools needed to achieve their full potential.
Mission: To be a catalyst in Oregon for progressive initiatives that promote educational equity, access, and opportunity for traditionally marginalized student populations.
If you would like to read more you can find the Oregon TRIO Constitution and By-Laws here.
If you would like to read more you can find the OTA Strategic Plan for 2019-2022 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.