First-Gen Day

First-generation College Student Celebration!

What is first-gen day?

The term first-generation refers to students who are the first in their families to attend college. 

November 8th was selected as the data for the annual National First-Generation College Celebration to honor the anniversary of the signing of the Higher Education Act of 1965.

Office of Academic Support (@UFOAS on IG and Twitter)

MFOS (@MFOSatUF on IG and Twitter

UF (@UFlorida on IG and @UF on Twitter)

The National First-Gen Center (@FirstgenCenter on Twitter)

green flag with words I am First

Calendar of Events!

Wednesday, Oct 27th
- Reitz Union -

FAFSA Extravaganza (2pm)

 Office of Academic Support 

Friday, Nov 5th
- Reitz Union -

In the Heights Showing (6pm, 8:45pm)

Gator Nights 

Sunday, Nov 7th
- Reitz Union -

 MFOS 15th Anniv. Documentary Premiere (2PM)

Samuel Proctor Oral History Program

Monday, Nov 8th

- Reitz Union North Lawn -

First-Gen Picnic Celebration! (11am - 2pm)


Monday, Nov 8th
- Pugh Hall Ocora -

McNair Scholars Open House (6pm)


 McNair Scholars Program

Tuesday, Nov 9th
- Plaza of the the Americas -

First-Gen and Juice Social (12pm)

 SG First-Gen Affairs 

Wednesday, Nov 10th
- Turlington Plaza-

First-Gen Student Org Spotlight (11am)

SG First-Gen Affairs

Saturday, Nov 13th
- TBD -

 Catching Up with the Council (TBD)

First-Gen Living Learning Community Council