First Ospreys is a retention initiative that supports and celebrates first-generation students to ensure successful completion of their undergraduate studies. We aim to connect students to existing programs and resources and promote a sense of belonging within the Stockton community. We are committed to raising awareness about the experience, knowledge, and value that first-generation students bring to campus.
What is a first-generation college student?
First-generation students are those whose parents or guardians have not obtained a four-year college degree in the United States.
Steps to Accomplish Mission
- Gain an understanding of the needs of first-generation students using rigorous data collection and analysis techniques.
- Develop data-driven programming and interventions to strategically address the identified needs of first-generation students.
- Implement and continuously assess provided programming and interventions to ensure high quality service delivery.
Connect With Us!
Questions, comments, or suggestions may be directed to: FirstOspreys@stockton.edu