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