First in My Family: Supporting First-Generation College Students

These are the stories of several first-generation college students and graduates, and this video explores their challenges, sources of support, and recommendations for policymakers. With a third of all incoming college freshmen being first-generation, telling their stories and informing stakeholders is more important than ever.

Author(s): American Youth Policy Forum
Publication Date: 2016
Topic(s): College Access, Higher/Postsecondary Education
Resource Type: Video
Recommended Audience(s): Agency Leaders and Professionals Parents, Caregivers and Education Champions

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