Talent Search

Talent Search
T S U Students working in the Pharmacy lab

TRIO Student Support Services Mission

Trio Student Support Services Program provides academic support and non-cognitive assistance designed to increase low income, first generation college student’s retention and graduation rate of from a post-secondary program of study.

Trio Student Support Services assist eligible students to:

  • Complete the FAFSA and financial aid processes
  • Identify university/community resources
  • Engage in tutorial services designed to maintain good academic standing
  • Engage in non-cognitive, cultural and exposure to activities which fosters students’ success.

Middle Schools Served

Forest Brook Middle School
Francis Scott Key Middle School

High Schools Served

Stephen F. Austin High School
Barbara Jordan High School
James Madison High School
North Forest High School
Ross Shaw Sterling High School
Booker T. Washington High School
Phyllis Wheatley High School

Talent Search Staff

Candace Richard, Office Administrator
(713) 313-7486

Academic Advisor
(713) 313-7274

  • Austin High School
  • Madison High School
  • Sterling High School

Ronica Carmouche, Counselor
(713) 313-7277

  • Forest Brook Middle School
  • Key Middle School
  • Washington High School

Krystal Archie, Academic Advisor
(713) 313-1068

  • Barbara Jordan High School
  • North Forest High School
  • Wheatley High School

Keisha Smoke, Counselor

Did you know that the “Office of Student Services” is located on the second floor of the Recreation Center? Visit Us Today!
TRiO Reception
713 313-1062

Virginia Day
Program Director
713 313-7485

Vonda Lackey
Project Advisor
713 313-7483

Contact Us
TRiO Talent Search
Texas Southern university
3100 Cleburne St.

Bell Building, Room 128
Houston TX 77004

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