By: Nathan Favretto ‘19, ‘21M
What do nearly 50 percent of our new students have in common? They are first-generation college students – students who are the first in their family to get a college degree. So much about college is new to all students, but first-gen students often don’t have anyone in their support system who understands the college experience.
Are you a Ship employee who shares the first-gen experience? The Students First program is looking for your help. We need champions for our first-gen students.
Please take a minute to answer 6 questions:
Not a first-gen student, but would love to mentor a student? We have a spot for you, too.
Contact me with questions or for more information:
Nathan Favretto, interim director for Students First
717-477-1123 ext. 3315