FGP offers a variety of events throughout the year, including:

  • Academic and professional networking opportunities
  • Dinners and other social events
  • Presentations by first generation speakers
  • Community service and volunteer initiatives
  • Opportunities for students to meet with first generation MIT faculty and administrators¬†

You can also read about some of our other recent events from the end of the 2016 academic year.

Freshman Welcome Dinner

FGP invites all first generation freshmen from the Class of 2020 to attend its annual Welcome Dinner for Freshmen. Students will have the opportunity to meet first generation MIT faculty, members of the FGP Student Advisory Board, and other first generation freshmen. You are invited to join us for delicious food and interesting conversation. Come learn about FGP and how you can get involved!

When: Monday, September 12th from 6:00-7:30pm
Where: West Lounge, 2nd Floor of the Student Center
RSVP: email Nick Kaempf, the FGP Staff Advisor at
Freshman Welcome Dinner invitation