Student Population

First generation students are students whose parent(s) did not earn a four-year college degree. Note that if your parent(s) earned a college-degree outside of the U.S. you are still considered a first generation student.

Low-Income is based on federal and state definitions and is determine by a student’s submitted FAFSA and/or California Dream Act application.

Former Foster Youth status is determined through the provision of documentation to our office from the state or county that confirms your current and/or former ward of the court status. Join us on our Former Foster Youth (FFY) Facebook group!