Students Targeting and Reaching Success (STARS) is a federally funded student support services TRIO program. The goal of the program is to:

  • Increase the college retention and graduation rates of its participants.
  • Facilitate the process of transition from one level of higher education to the next.

STARS Benefits

  • Intensive academic advisement
  • Degree planning
  • Transfer advisement
  • Tutorial services
  • THEA and TSI Assessment preparation
  • Assistance with completion of FAFSA
  • Student-centered workshops
  • Cultural enrichment activities


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

Fall/Spring Hours
8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Friday

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


Updated August 28, 2013


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