Get Involved

Are you a first generation student at MIT? Join the FGP community:

FGP Student Advisory Board

Photo of Brad Bachu

Brad Bachu

Class of 2017

Read Brad's story

Photo of Billy Caruso

Billy Caruso

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Class of 2018

Read Billy's story

Photo of Costa Christopoulos

Costa Christopoulos

Class of 2017

Read Costa's story



Photo of Marissa Griffin

Marissa Griffin

Biological Engineering
Class of 2017

Read Marissa's story

Photo of Alexis Oriole

Alexis Oriole

Mathematics and Philosophy
Class of 2018

Read Alexis's story


FGP Faculty Advisor


Paul Lagace photo

Professor Paul Lagace

Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems

Read Professor Lagace’s story

FGP Staff Advisor


Alice Rugoletti

Staff Associate, Office of Undergraduate Advising and Academic Programming (UAAP)