First-Generation College Students

Center for First-generation Student Success

The Center for First-generation Student Success is focused on advancing the success of first-generation students and you can find many resources on their website. For example, the Financial Aid and Financial Literacy for First-Generation Students Resource Guide includes links to …

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Mindy Peet Volunteer Program Director
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SNAP Benefits Webinar

Recently the Health Promotion Office partnered with a Legal Assistance of Western NY (LawNY) to provide a webinar about SNAP Benefits (formerly know as Food Stamps) for college students. Check out the recording to learn about eligibility, applying, and how …

By Jonathan Bratt
Jonathan Bratt Career Advisor
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How to Find a Mentor

If you are navigating your first job or have limited career experience, mentors can help answer your questions and support your professional growth.  Consider tapping into the expertise of professionals who have more experience in your field as a way …

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Mindy Peet Volunteer Program Director
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Resources and Tools

University of Rochester First Generation Brochure
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Career Service Hours

Monday 9am – 4:30pm
Tuesday 9am – 4:30pm
Wednesday 9am – 4:30pm
Thursday 9am – 4:30pm
Friday 9am – 4:30pm

Learn more about 1:1 advising appointments here.

Contact & Location

(585) 275-2366

4-200 Dewey Hall
500 Wilson Blvd
Rochester, NY 14627

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