First-generation college students represent an important aspect of Colorado State University’s access mission.
Are you a first-generation student?
If your parents never earned a bachelor’s degree, you are a first-gen student. We couldn’t be prouder of your achievements. Find resources on this page to help you on your academic journey.
Meet Some of Our First-Generation Students
First-Generation Students whose parents have never earned a bachelor's degree
25% first-generation students in our College
Giving Back First-generation graduates are more likely to choose careers to help their communities