The First Generation Program (FGP) is committed to building a community of first generation MIT students, faculty, alumni, and staff, and raising awareness of their unique experiences. Through this network, we enhance the academic success, professional growth, and personal development of first generation students at MIT.

What we offer:

  • Networking with other first generation students, faculty, and alumni
  • Study breaks
  • Peer mentor program
  • Community service
  • Dinners with first generation speakers

What does it mean to be first generation at MIT? Hear FG students and faculty members talk about their experiences.