All STARS services are provided free of charge.

For eligibility, students must:

  • Be currently attending South Campus or be accepted for enrollment for the next semester.
  • Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or meet the residency requirements for federal financial aid.
  • Have an academic need.
  • Demonstrate the ability to graduate or transfer within three years.

The student must also meet one or more of the following requirements:

  • Be a first-generation college student
  • Meet certain income criteria established by the U.S. Department of Education
  • Have a documented disability

If you think you may qualify, Apply for STARS.


South Campus
Sharron Crear
Director of TRIO Programs
SACA Building, Rm 1108  
Phone: 817-515-4260

Fall/Spring Hours
8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - 12 p.m., Friday

Summer Hours
7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m., Monday - Thursday


Updated August 28, 2013


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