National First-Generation College Celebration

celebrate with us on november 8th for national first-generation college celebration

On November 8th, we join the Council for Opportunity in Education (COE) and the Center for First-Generation Student Success to celebrate the contributions and successes of first-generation college students, faculty, and staff across the Rutgers–New Brunswick Campus.

Celebrate with TRIO

#CelebrateFirstGen with Upward Bound, Student Support Services, Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement at Starbucks on Livingston Campus.

Are you the first in your family to attend college? Have your personal first-gen story featured on @accessrutgers social media!

Follow along with Upward Bound on Instagram as they celebrate by bringing 45 first-generation high school students from local communities to campus for a college visit.  


12:00PM - 3:00PM Starbucks @ Livingston Campus

Visit the resource tent to receive a Buy One Get One (BOGO) FREE Drink Voucher & learn about the Rutgers TRIO Programs

Wear Scarlet Red in support of first-generation college students on November 8th!

Join the celebration on social media using #CelebrateFirstGen #TRIOWORKS
Follow us @accessrutgers @ru_ububms @sssrutgers @runbmcnair

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