First Gen Bulldogs

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Connections. Community. Opportunity.

We welcome our trailblazers who are the first, or among the first, in their families to attend college.

Bulldogs Wanted
The First Gen Bulldogs program is here to help our first generation college students find their success.  With the assistance of the program's Success Coach, students will be connected to resources and services available at UMD while forming a community with their peers.  The First Gen Bulldogs program offers a variety of opportunities to help first generation college students adjust to the college experience!


Events and programs include:
  • One-on-one success sessions
  • Workshops for college success
  • Networking opportunities
  • Guest speakers
  • Announcements of campus activities
  • Social events