First-Generation Students

First-Generation Students

Are you a First-Generation Student?

As the first member of your family to attend college, you may find college policies, procedures, jargon, and expectations challenging. College Success Coaches Karina Castillo and Melissa Sanchez provide support and resources especially for you.

Participate in our Student Mentoring Program

You'll receive professional advice, encouragement, and support as you build confidence and improve your skills. It's free and available to any student. Contact Melissa Sanchez at (815) 479-7635 or via text at (815) 333-6825