Welcome. First-generation studentsÌýare the first in their family to go to collegeÌýor,Ìýwhose parents have never attended a post-secondary educational institution.
As a first-generation student,Ìýyou may haveÌýa hugeÌýchallengeÌýtoÌýnavigatingÌýtheÌýcollege processesÌýwithout the learning curve that comes from having a college graduate family member to lean on.ÌýLearning andÌýmaximizing onÌýimportant opportunities such as internships, co-op andÌýapplying for financial aid can be a newÌýand difficultÌýchallenge.
Being a college student can entailÌýfiguring out how to balance a full course load, a part-time job, and social lifeÌýâ€“ here at DouglasÌýCollege,ÌýweÌýare equipped with multiple opportunities toÌýhelp you in yourÌýsuccess.
Here areÌýsome programs at ÇïÏ¼Â×Àí: