Campus Life

first gen students

WE ARE THE FIRST GENERATION!

first gen {\furst jen\ noun} – a trailblazer; a person who is among the first generation in their family to attend and graduate from college.

There is something special about being first – you’ve got this!

SUCCESS IS PERSONAL, NOT PERFECT!

Under ‘AREA OF SUPPORT’ click on ‘OTHER DESIGNATION’ and enter ‘FIRST GENERATION STUDENT FUND.’  We thank you for your support.

You are not alone!  Over 60% of Lake Superior State University students are first generation.  You have many staff and faculty here at LSSU that are in your corner to support you in your university experience.  Additionally, the Laker Success program was designed to provide support for first generation students.  Here at LSSU, we are ready to help you reach your dreams.

Superior Education.  Superior Experience.  Superior You!