First Generation Students

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Students who are the first in their family to attend college, or whose parents did not graduate from college, are identified as first-generation college students. Parents of these students may have questions about what to expect during the colleges, including any changes they will see in their family when a student goes to college. Here you can find information on what to expect and how to help your student.

Navigating Change 

How to Help Your Student


Advice from Students