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The Center for Educational Opportunity (CeO) empowers eligible students to engage and achieve through holistic advising, connecting students with campus resources, and fostering a supportive climate for all students. Students are eligible if they are the first in their family to earn a 4-year degree, meet certain federal family income guidelines, or have a documented disability.

CeO helps students matriculate at the UW–Madison with the support of two federally funded TRIO grants and a state-funded program: Student Support Services (SSS), Student Support Services-STEM-Health Sciences (STEM-HS), and the state-funded Academic Success and Achievement Program (ASAP).

Learn more about our mission and TRIO services.

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Study Space & Printing

CeO scholars in need of studying or printing can reserve a spot to come in by making an appointment via Starfish.