College Guidance Process

There are many educational experts who provide helpful information on supporting students who will be the first members of their families to attend college. With this, those who have lived the journey directly have much to teach about how to do right by the students we seek to serve. With this in mind, we asked students to offer advice on specific components of the college transition process. Specifically, based on their experiences, we asked them this question:

What do you believe is most important for a high school college counselor to understand when they discuss this particular topic with students, particularly first generation college-bound students?

Follow the links below hear advice from students with first-hand experience about these topics: