体育竞猜投注app下载carolina firsts began in 2008 with support from the office of undergraduate retention and new student & family programs to create a sense of community for first-generation college students at unc-chapel hill.
- Nearly 4,000undergraduate students are Carolina Firsts
- 798students in the current first-year class are the first in their family to go to college
- Nearly 20%of all undergraduates are first-generation college students
- 992Carolina Firsts in the graduating class of 2019
Carolina is a “First Forward Advisory Institution” and is committed to supporting first-generation students.
体育竞猜投注app下载the first forward designation from the recognizes higher education institutions that are improving the experiences and advancing the outcomes of first-generation college students.
体育竞猜投注app下载carolina was among only nine institutions named “advisory institutions” last year and is tapped to serve in a leadership capacity for first forward because of the university’s long-standing commitment to all first-generation students at unc-chapel hill and an ability to serve as a mentor to other selected institutions.
it’s important for this school of all schools to remember that not everyone starts where she finishes and that the doors of opportunity are best when they swing open widely. and we live out that promise every day by welcoming students no matter where they come from and helping students go further than anyone around them has had the chance to go.
Stephen Farmer, vice provost for enrollment and undergraduate admissions
体育竞猜投注app下载ever since i was a kid, my parents would always tell me that they wanted something better for me and that i needed a better future than they had,” she said. “chapel hill was always my priority. it was always my goal.
Zulma Arroyo体育竞猜投注app下载, a Carolina First
体育竞猜投注app下载click on a photo below to meet one of carolina's first-generation students
f1rsts provides resources and community for first-generation graduate students.
c-step is a groundbreaking program that provides a pathway for high school and community college students to transfer into carolina.
体育竞猜投注app下载the lookout scholars program offers incoming first-generation students a rich cohort experience designed to help them become citizen leaders during their four years at carolina.