What do you mean by first generation student? 

Did either of your parents complete a bachelor's (4-year or higher) degree at any college or university?

If not, YOU are a first-generation student.

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is here to help first-generation students and their families. In fact, first-generation status is one of the holistic review factors we consider when reviewing applications for admissions.

Prepare for College
Try hard and be yourself!

Apply to College
Application requirements

Transition to College
What happens if offered admission

Succeed at College
Resources to help you during your first year

VT Resources
A list of resources for you

VT Terminology
Key terms and programs for you to know

We are here to answer any questions or concerns you may have!