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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.

The First Week Can Be Tough...

Being a first gen student navigating the first week of college can be challenging. and In some cases even discouraging. During orientation week, some of the activities that were meant to help everyone understand that people come from different backgrounds can sometimes have an opposite effect, making those who are in minority groups feel uncomfortable in many ways. 

What is important is to keep in mind