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A resource hub designed by
first-gen students for
first-gen students.

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in high school
college bound
seeking employment


...those who have a parent with a bachelor’s degree or more education have substantially higher incomes and more wealth than those who are the first generation in their family to graduate from college.


Source: Pew Research Center

Mission Statement

As first-generation students, we have experienced challenges on the road to college: language barriers, financial issues, and internal struggles. During the COVID-19 pandemic, these issues were exacerbated, including restricted access to counseling services. Other services were limited, such as in-person college centers, internships and programs. Expanding college and career preparation to a digital environment increases accessibility to these necessary connections. Our website provides easy-to-find resources for first-gen students seeking to gain academic and professional experience.

We provide a space to access information, breaking boundaries so we can all
rise to the stars.

High School

Dual Enrollment
College Search
Counseling Services
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Postsecondary Options

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An educational institution or establishment, in particular one providing higher education or specialized professional training.

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Gap Year

A period, typically an academic year, taken by a student as a break between secondary school and higher education.

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Trades, or work courses, offer a direct path to specific jobs. Students who struggle in school may prefer this type of work.

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Career Development


Build your resume

Land an interview

Expand your network
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