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Welcome to the College Now Adult Programs & Services Inquiry Form! Our team is federally funded through the TRIO Educational Opportunity Centers (EOC) program which allows us to offer all of our services for FREE to eligible participants. TRIO EOC programs provide counseling and information on college admissions to qualified adults who want to enter or continue a program of post-secondary education. To determine students' eligibility, we need the following information, which is confidential and will be used for documentation only.

When this form is completed, you will proceed to our calendar where you will be able to set up an advising appointment with our team. If you have any questions, or would prefer to talk over the phone, please reach out to us using the information below:

Cleveland Resource Center
Lingyan Gao at (216) 306-0861
Hajar Rouiha at (216) 340-0590

Akron Educational Opportunity HUB
Amy Xue at (216) 635-0182
Demographic Information

Eligibility Information

You are a "first generation" college student if you meet one of the following three criteria: - A student neither of whose natural or adoptive parents received a baccalaureate degree - A student who, prior to the age of 18, regularly resided with and received support from only one parent and whose supporting parent did not receive a baccalaureate degree; or - An individual who, prior to the age of 18, did not regularly reside with or receive support from a natural or adoptive parent.

(Family size is the number of people for whom the parent (if dependent) or the student (if independent) provides more than 50% of their support for the entire award year (July 1 - June 30) - Include Yourself.)


Employment Information

College and Career Exploration

Student Loan Rescue

Financing College

Default Resolution and Past Due Balances

Comebacker Survey

Hidden Data

Parent/Guardian Signer

In order to be deemed eligible to receive free serves under the EOC program, your parent(s) must confirm the Household Size and Family Income information you entered above if you are less than 24 years old and you answered "None of the Above" to the check boxes in the previous question.