What is the First Generation Center?

The First-Generation Success Center is a resource center developed to better support first-generation students as they navigate college life. After First-Generation students make up 41.5% percent of the undergraduate population at UNT. The center works to collaborate with campus partners to design workshops and presentations addressing topics such as campus resources, financial aid, financial literacy, college terminology, career preparation, and academic coaching.

Who is a first-generation college student?

A First-Generation student is an individual whose parents did not complete a 4-year college degree, or if a student resided with and received support from only one parent and this parent did not complete a 4-year college degree

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First-Generation Success Center Mural Competition

To celebrate the opening of the UNT First-Generation Student Center, we are inviting all First Gen undergraduates to submit original artwork to display in the First-Generation Student Center. The theme is "The First-Generation Student Journey." Two submissions will be selected as center murals. The deadline to submit is February 28, 2021. 

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First-Generation Success Center Survey

Please take the time to fill out the First-Generation Success Center development survey. This survey will give us a clearer picture of what our first-generation student needs.

First-Gen Student Survey

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Upcoming Events

First Gen Drop In Workshop
Jan 26 2021 to Apr 20 2021
02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Virtual (Zoom)
By: First-Generation...
UNT Counseling and Testing Center First Gen Support Group
Feb 16 2021 to Apr 27 2021 Once a week
03:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Virtual (Zoom)
By: First-Generation...


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