Welcome to the University

Congratulations! You've decided to go to college, and that's a big deal. Our blog can help you and other first-generation college students navigate all the unknowns and options—from financial aid to campus life—so you can thrive as a first-generation student in a college community.

First-Gen Voices Blog

The First-Gen Voices Blog is written by Stephanie Davison, a College in the Schools staff member at the University of Minnesota. Stephanie is a first-generation college student and based on her experience, she understands the confusion that many students face going to college.