TRiO Programs at USM

TRIO UB Objectives

Objective 1: 80 % of participants served during the project year will have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better on a four point scale at the end of school year.

Objective 2: 50% of UB seniors served during the project year will have achieved at the proficient level on state assessments in reading/language arts and math.

Objective 3: 90% of project participants served during the project year will continue in school for the next academic year, at the next grade level, or will have graduated from secondary school with a regular secondary school diploma.

Objective 4: 85% of all current and prior year UB participants who at the time of entrance into the project had a expected high school graduate date in the school year, will complete a rigorous secondary school program of study and graduate in the school year with a regular secondary school diploma.

Objective 5: 80% of all current and prior UB participants, who at the time of entrance into the project had an expected high school graduation date in the school year, will enroll in a program of postsecondary education by the fall term immediately following high school graduation or will have received notification, by the fall term immediately following high school, from an institution of higher education, of acceptance but deferred enrollment until the next academic semester.

Objective 6: 60% of participants who enrolled in a program of postsecondary education by the fall term immediately following high school graduation or by the next academic term as a result of acceptance by deferred enrollment, will attain either an associate's or bachelor's degree within six years following graduation from high school.