Beginning with the President, and including two-thirds of the members of her senior staff, Hamilton has more than 300 members of the faculty, staff and student body who themselves represent the first generation in their families to attend college.
Contained on this site are inspirational reflections from the Hamilton community. In addition to serving as reassuring narratives, these stories identify people willing to serve as resources and mentors for our newest "first-gen" students.
MP2 facilitates relationships among first-year international, first-generation (first in the family to attend college) and historically underrepresented students and experienced student mentors.
The Career Center's First Year Forward program guides first-year students through the process of exploring career interests and gaining career-releated experience through shadowing and internships.