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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

See Coronavirus Disease 2019 Updates for more information.

Your health and well-being are important to us. Please know that we are here to support you as we adapt to this continually evolving situation. The staff of the Office of First-generation Students will be working remotely for the rest of the semester. We are available via email at rpaz@ksu.edu or firstgen@ksu.edu

We can schedule Zoom meetings for appointments if you prefer to talk to us. Please let us know how we can support you.


Join us for our First-gen Friyays! virtually: https://ksu.zoom.us/j/520613921

This is a time to check with other first-gen students, faculty and staff and support one another.

Friday, April 3rd, 11:00am to 1:00pm. Come and Go

Friday, May 1st, 11:00am to 1:00pm. Come and Go



Check out the following services through the Academic Achievement Center 


The Front Line of Success

The Office of First-generation Students supports students who are first in their families to graduate from a four-year college by connecting them to campus resources, coordinating efforts across the university to serve them and fostering a first-generation community.


The NASPA’s Center for First-generation Student Success webinar for the semester: "First-generation Journeys: Confronting, Challenging, and Crossing Academic Borderlands" has been postponed until further notice.

The workshops for the remainder of the semester have been cancelled.