Quiz: Am I a First Gen College Student?

By Susanna de Chenonceau, M.Ed. Answer these simple questions to know if you are a first generation college student or not. I receive many requests on my blog post about …

What Are Pre-College Programs?

Pre-college programs are awesome!  They are typically held on a college campus during the summer,  and they can last from a few days to several weeks. Colleges often offer these programs …

What Are Student Support Resources?

Student Support Resources are programs that exist on every community college and college campus to help you in any way that you may need help.  Broadly, these resources can help …

Meet the 25 Most Diverse Colleges

If you’re a diverse student in any sense of the word, looking at schools where diversity is highly valued is a great idea. Not only will these schools be more …

10 LGBT Friendly Colleges

Many colleges work to foster campus atmospheres that are very supportive of LGBT students, through initiatives such as student housing, counseling services, recruiting efforts, campus safety measures, and academic programming. …

7 Resources For First-Gen College Students

There are great resources these days to help students get to and through college. (CollegeMapper wink wink.) However, what you might not know is that a whole set of resources …