First-Generation Initiatives develops programs to help “FirstGen” students succeed. First-Generation is defined that neither parent or guardian has completed a four-year degree.
The FirstGen staff is here to:
- Ensure a seamless transition from high school to college
- Offer academic help through our student success programs
- Celebrate the achievements of our FirstGen students, faculty, and staff.
Contact us a FirstGenWVU@mail.wvu.edu
Wednesday, September 18: Women of Color Luncheon, Mountainlair
Friday, November 8: 3rd Annual First-Generation College Celebration Day
Monday, November 11: Campus Read author Tara Westover