How to Find Your Major

This article was originally written for FirstGenerationStudent.com, now a part of ImFirst.org. Choosing your college major may seem overwhelming when faced with so many academic offerings, but picking your major should ultimately feel instinctive: what subject are you...

The Perfect Schedule

This article was originally written for FirstGenerationStudent.com, now a part of ImFirst.org. Meeting with an adviser is essential, but there are things you can do to make the process of registering for classes a lot easier. For one, it helps to know what the...

How to Find – And Get – a Great Internship

This article was originally written for FirstGenerationStudent.com, now a part of ImFirst.org. Perhaps one of the best things you can do to ensure post-college success is complete an internship while pursuing your undergraduate degree. Internships provide a great...

What to Expect at College

This article was originally written for FirstGenerationStudent.com, now a part of ImFirst.org. So what else can you expect as you start your college journey? Culture Shock Many first-generation college students are initially shocked by the social and economic...

What Kinds of Colleges Are Out There?

This article was originally written for FirstGenerationStudent.com, now a part of ImFirst.org. What type of college works best for you? That’s one of the critical questions you should ask yourself as you begin your hunt for the college of your dreams. Where to...