First-generation college students need comfort

July 31, 2019 |

Now that the back-to-school shopping season is upon us, it’s important to remind all of the jefitas, tías, madrinas and welitas of first-time college students about an important detail: College is harder for students who are the first ones in their family to jump into the world of higher education, because children of college graduates know what to expect.

If your parents went to college, they understand that college life can be a challenge. They probably told you all about it, especially what it cost them as opposed to what it’s going to cost you.

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