Stephen F. Austin State University

First Generation Workshop

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First Generation Workshop

On behalf of the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) , we will be hosting a pre-workshop for incoming freshman who will be first-generation college students.

Being a first-generation college student may come with a lot of pressure and responsibility but by furthering your education many new doors of opportunity will open up for you.

Available dates (corresponds with reserved Orientation date) : June 15, June 22, June 29, July 20 and July 27 with check in starting at 8:45am in front of Tiered Classroom on the 2nd floor of the Baker Pattillo Student Center.

The things that will be covered in the workshop:

Also, by attending, you will be entered into a drawing to win a $250 book textbook scholarship from the Student Success Center! (one given out per session)

Please make sure you RSVP by filling out the form here. You may also call office at (936)-468-1073 or email us at

We hope you will take time out of your busy schedule to attend this pre-workshop for first-generation college students and their family better adjust and prepare for college. Axe Em Jacks!

Testimonies From Past Participants

"It was very good! Great job! "

"It was wonderful! "

"It was informative."

"Enjoyed it very much!"

"It was great I really loved it!"

"Everyone was very helpful and super nice, especially the student Q&A part."

"Kind of calmed my nerves."

" This definitely prepared me for Orientation."

"This has made me feel more confident and ready for college."

"This workshop gives lots of information about how first generation students can get help! "

"Thank you for being prepared and ready to help my student! "