Tag: first gen

Making the Most of Your Campus Resources as a First-Generation Student

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Freelance Writer

Colleges abound with resources for first-generation students, but it can be hard to know what they are. These are the campus resources you should look for. read more

The Pressure of Being a First-Generation Student

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A look at some of the stresses you may face as a first-generation student and ways to alleviate the pressure. Plus, some of the positives of being the first in your family to go to college! read more

First-Generation Students and the College Search

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Assistant Director of Admission, Hawaii Pacific University

Relationships are instrumental to college search success for first-generation students, and it's especially helpful to form one with your admission counselor. read more

Applying to Out-of-State Colleges as a First-Generation Student

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

It can be tough to figure out the higher education system as a first-generation student. What could make things more complicated? Applying to out-of-state colleges. This guide for first-gens can help you navigate the process. read more

First in Your Family to Go to College? You Are Not Alone!

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Student, Whitney M. Young Magnet High School

Being the first in your family to apply to college can be overwhelming. Where do you even start? read more