Schedule an appointment with a TRIO advisor.

We are now located in the new U Building – Near the roundabout

TRIO is now open to the public by appointment starting November 22, from 8am to 5pm, Monday through Thursday. The computer lab is open for drop ins. Appointments are conducted online unless an in person appointment is requested. In person appointments are based upon staff availability.

For phone calls and emails received on Fridays, staff will respond the following week, as promptly as possible.

Appointments are available for academic advising, financial aid assistance, transfer advising, joining TRIO, scholarship assistance, personal assistance, tutoring, learning study skills and getting general information about TRIO. Just click on the button above to schedule an appointment or contact one of our advisors directly. For tutoring click on the button below.

Staff Contact Information:

Barbara Brodsky        or bbrodsky@jmtianyu.net

Lina Huang                  or lina.huang@jmtianyu.net

Carrie Horton              or carrie.horton@jmtianyu.net

Schedule an online tutoring appointment.


Join TRIO students and staff for a drop in visit via Zoom. Talk with other TRIO students, get your questions answered, or just stop by to say hi. Check your email for links to the sessions or email us directly for the link.

Thursdays 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Ensuring Your College Success

TRIO Student Support Services (TRIO) at Bellevue College provides individualized services to first-generation college students, low-income students, and students with disabilities to ensure your success in college.  These services include but are not limited to academic advising, personal guidance, transfer planning, assistance with financial aid processes, and tutoring. TRIO’s goal is to promote and sustain strategies that improve student success, retention, and completion for Bellevue College students.

TRIO furthers the Bellevue College mission of educational excellence by providing the following services:

  • Academic advising and educational planning
  • Personal guidance and support
  • Transfer planning and university visits
  • Assistance and guidance with financial aid
  • Study skills instruction
  • Tutoring
  • Laptop and graphing calculator lending
  • Mentoring
  • Scholarship search and application assistance
  • Financial literacy & guidance
  • Private computer lab and study area
  • Workshops and events

TRIO is funded entirely through a grant from the US Department of Education in the amount of $294,725 per year.

Webmaster: Barbara Brodsky bbrodsky@jmtianyu.net