TRIO Educational Opportunity Centers

The Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) is a federally funded TRIO program that offers free services to assist individuals in the following areas:

  • Vocational, and two- and four-year college/university information
  • Financial aid and scholarship processes
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) assistance
  • College admission application processes
  • Career exploration
  • Career preparatory skills: Career Readiness Certificates (Bronze, Silver, and Gold), WorkKeys, Essential Career Skills, HiSet Preparation
  • College and University campus tours
  • Learning Workshop topics (financial aid, financial literacy, career exploration, college preparation, ACT & SAT Preparation)
  • Referral to GED and ESL programs
  • GED assessments and online classes to help you prepare for the test (Franklin and Leavenworth Counties only)
  • Information to improve financial and economic literacy skills


The Educational Opportunity Centers provide services to participants in the following eastern Kansas counties:

  • Douglas
  • Franklin
  • Leavenworth
  • Shawnee
  • Wyandotte


Contact (Douglas, Shawnee and Wyandotte County)
Gateway Tower II, Suite 235
400 State Ave.
Kansas City, KS 66101
Phone: 913-233-1124 

Contact (Franklin & Leavenworth County)
110 S. 5th Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048
Phone: 913-912-3621


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