For faculty and staff

Your support is instrumental to the success of the First-Generation (1G) Program at the University of Kentucky. This page contains resources for your work with first-generation college students at our university. 


Become a First-Gen Advocate

This program serves to engage first-generation college students with faculty and staff around campus who have had similar experiences in their respective educational pursuits.

Students who participate in this program will develop a network of support on campus, thus positively impacting their retention rates.

Faculty or staff who are interested in being a part of the program may register here. You will have the opportunity to select your level of involvement during the registration process.


Explore Resources for Advising First-Generation College Students