NEW STUDENT APPLICATION

Thank you for your interest in ASU TRIO Talent Search at Downtown Phoenix. 

Please complete this new student application as thoroughly as possible as you cannot save and restart this application.  We recommend reviewing the application questions including links and then returning to this application once you have collected the necessary information.  If you have any questions, please call our office at 602-496-0972 or email us at TRIOTalentSearch@asu.edu

Items listed with (*) are required fields.


Student Information:
Last Name *
First Name *
Middle Name
Address *
Address 2
City *
State *
Zip Code *
Cell Phone Number *
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Home Phone Number
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Personal Email *
High School Email
Citizenship Status *
Date of Birth *
Gender *
Race/Ethnicity *

Academic Information:
Current School *
If you selected "Other" above, please enter the name of your current school:
Current Grade Level *
Student ID # *
Current Unweighted GPA *

Please enter 0.000 if you do not have a high school grade point average (GPA).


Short Answer Questions:
Please answer TWO of the following questions in detail. Each answer must be a minimum of 150 words.
What does a college education mean to you?
How is TRIO Talent Search going to help you achieve your long-term goals?
What makes you unique from other applicants?

Family Information:
How many people are in your family including yourself? *
What is your family’s taxable income? *

If available, please enter the dollar amount on Line 11b of your family's most recent 1040 federal tax form.

If applicable, please enter N/A if you are an orphan or ward of the court.

Click here to view Federal TRIO Programs Current-Year Low-Income Levels.


Parent 1
Is this your natural or adoptive parent? *
Name *
Address *
City *
State *
Zip Code *
Phone *
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Email *
Preferred Language *
Highest Level of Education Completed *

Parent 2
Is this your natural or adoptive parent?
Name
Address
City
State
Zip Code
Phone
Check box to receive text messages at phone number above
Email
Preferred Language
Highest Level of Education Completed

Sign and Submit:

Student Agreement

I agree that if I am accepted into ASU TRIO Talent Search, I pledge:
  1. Attend all meetings, advising sessions, tutoring sessions, activities, and/or field trips, both in-person and virtual.
  2. Be an active participant in ASU TRIO Talent Search through the end of the summer after my high school graduation.
  3. Attend classes regularly and work to maintain a 2.5 or higher GPA each semester; I understand that I will be on academic probation if my GPA drops below a 2.5.
  4. Attend tutoring if I receive a grade C or lower in any of my academic classes.
  5. Graduate from high school.
  6. Cooperate and behave in a mature, responsible way with ASU TRIO Talent Search staff and students as well as follow the ABOR Student Code of Conduct.
  7. Enter a postsecondary educational program upon completion of ASU TRIO Talent Search.
  8. Provide follow-up information to ASU TRIO Talent Search concerning my success in obtaining a postsecondary degree.

By signing my name, I acknowledge that participation in all ASU TRIO Talent Search activities is vital to my success. I agree to follow the above rules and understand that violation of these rules may result in dismissal from the program.

Applicant Signature *
Please select a signature verification type.

Parent Agreement

  • I grant permission for my child to participate in  Arizona State University (ASU) TRIO Talent Search and receive the services provided in-person or virtual. (Examples: myASU, Canvas, Zoom, Remind, PhotoStudy by Got It, Google Suite, MS Suite)
  • I grant permission for my child to participate in group activities, field trips, and one-to-one sessions with staff.
  • I agree to encourage my child to do well in high school and pursue postsecondary education.
  • I give ASU TRIO Talent Search staff permission to access grades, progress reports, school transcripts, assessment test scores, attendance records, and updated contact information from the school personnel and/or school database systems.  (Examples: StudentVue, ParentVue, Synergy)  This includes the possibility of an appointment during class time with teacher permission; please note that every effort will be made to avoid interrupting instruction time.
  • I authorize ASU TRIO Talent Search to obtain information related to my child’s application for college admission and acceptance status, financial aid application (FAFSA and scholarships), and award letter at any and all colleges and universities.
  • I agree to attend ASU TRIO Talent Search sessions involving parents provided in-person or virtually.

By signing my name, I certify that each response within this application is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I acknowledge and give consent to the requests of ASU TRIO Talent Search.

Parent/Guardian Signature *
Please select a signature verification type.

ASU TRIO Talent Search is a federally-funded college access and success program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education preparing first-generation college bound students to enter and succeed in higher education.  Click here to learn more.

 Privacy Act:  In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974 (Public Law 93-579, 5 U.S.C. 552a), you are hereby notified that the U.S. Department of Education is authorized to collect information to implement the Talent Search program under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (Public Law 102-325, Sec. 402c).  In accordance with this authority, the Department receives and maintains personal information on participants in the Talent Search program.  The principle purpose for collecting this information is to administer the program, including tracking and evaluating participants’ academic progress.  The information that is collected on this application will be retained in the program files and may be released to other Department officials in the performance of official duties.