EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT!  The Center's NEW WEBSITE is now available at https://firstgen.naspa.org.  

This site will become inactive in the coming months. Please visit our new site to learn more about the Center, find events, programs. and services, check out media and scholarly archives, and leave your email address to be included on announcements and newsletters.  Our new site will continually evolve with new content and we encourage you to bookmark the site and visit regularly. Please follow us on Twitter @FirstgenCenter and use #FirstgenForward to join conversations. 

Thank you for your commitment to first-generation student success! 


Welcome to the Center for First-generation Student Success!

An initiative led by NASPA with the generous financial support of The Suder Foundation. The Center for First-generation Student Success will serve as the primary entity to increase the research, scholarship, and effective practice supporting first-generation student success and to expand the number of institutions with evidence-based programs.