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Guide for First Gen Students

This guide is designed to help first generation college students navigate through their years of college. It offers an array of helpful resources that can address some of the academic, financial and social struggles that can arise in college.

Subject Guide

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Rudolph Clay
Olin Library, Room 319
1 Brookings Dr., CB 1061
St. Louis, MO 63130

Subject Librarian for Education, Political Science & Sociology

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Cheryl Holland
Email -
Olin Help Desk - 314-935-5410
Cheryl's Office - 314-935-6626

Hello first-gen students and welcome to WashU! First I would like to congratulate you on all the hard work that you have done and everything you have accomplished to be here.