Colleges and Universities

Rigorous institutions of higher learning are committed to enhancing and updating internal policies and practices, and systems and processes, to equitably serve first generation college students. They continually refine how well they attract, recruit, retain, educate and serve first generation college students.  This page is reserved for colleges and universities who aspire to transformational change, as the entries offer suggestions, as well as feature vendors who are successfully operating in the student success space.

Cornell University Promotes Summer Programs (Stem and business)

The Search Institute has identified 40 Development Assets for College-Bound Youth

  • College Professors
  • Academic Advisors
  • Board of Trustees Members
  • Administrators and Staff
  • Transfer Institutions
  • Academically Rigorous (selective and competitive) institutions of higher learning
  • Advisory Members

First Generation Friendly Campus Begins With Finance