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TRIO Student Support Services
Sattgast Hall 207

Phone: (218) 755-2614
Fax: (218) 755-4116

Mailing Address:
1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #22
Bemidji, MN 56601-2907

Application and Eligibility Information

Eligibility Guidelines

To qualify for TRIO Student Support Services, an applicant must 

  • Be a United States citizen or permanent resident alien


Meet one or more of the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a first generation college student (neither parent completed a four-year degree) or
  • Fall within the low income guidelines (150% of poverty level) or
  • Have a documented disability


  • Demonstrate academic need

Application Procedures

First-time college students and transfer students are welcome to apply for TRIO SSS. To apply for services, the following form must be completed and returned to the TRIO SSS office:

Submit your completed form to the TRIO SSS office using one of the following methods:

Fax: 218-755-4116, or

Email:, or

Mail:  TRIO Student Support Services
           Bemidji State University, Box 22
           1500 Birchmont Drive NE
           Bemidji, MN 56601-2699

Once your application is received, staff will review your information to determine whether you are eligible for services.You will be notified by email via your BSU email account.