Apply for TRIO SES & STEM

Prepare Documents

Before you start, please make sure you have the following ready.

  • KU Online ID (e.g. j123h456) and login credentials
  • 7-digit KU Student ID
  • Social Security Number
  • KU Address – or the address where you will be staying during the semester. If you do not know this yet, please use your preferred address for us to reach you.
  • Income verification – you can select one of the four options:
    • FAFSA on file with KU (You can give TRIO permission to access your FAFSA data);
    • Signed income tax return – digital copy to be uploaded with the application; or
    • If you are independent, a statement of your taxable income; or
    • If you are a dependent, the supplemental form verifying parent/guardian taxable income for the  previous tax year – see below


  • Application works best in Google Chrome

  • The application may time out if you have to pause to locate this information after you have started

Apply by mail or fax