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 …

College Tests and First-Gen Students

If you are the first generation from your family to attend a four-year college, aka a “first-gen”, then you will have to take the ACT or the SAT. These are …

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 …

Why College Transition Programs Are Awesome

Many colleges have first-year transition programs and these are a real asset for students who may need extra academic support and help adjusting to college.  These programs come in all …

You Can Go To College

By: Susanna de Chenonceau, M.Ed.   Are you interested in going to college?  Do you wonder what college is or what it would be like?  Do you maybe not even …