Rutgers Camden has several resources for first generation college students provided
by various programs and organizations. Below are links to the organizations at
Rutgers Camden that support first generation students.
Bridging 1st Generation College Students (B1GS)
B1GS is a student organization dedicated to recognizing and resolving the needs of
all undergraduate first generation as well as other students at Rutgers-Camden. Our
aim is to foster an environment conducive to helping and supporting students by
connecting them to campus and community resources.
EOF is a state-funded program that supports New Jersey's aspiring first-generation college students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds by providing financial aid, one-on-one and group academic counseling, supplemental instruction and tutoring services, workshops, programs, and events to support student success, experiential learning opportunities, and leadership opportunities to students enrolled in this comprehensive program. EOF Admission’s Criteria
The central mission of the TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) program at Rutgers-Camden is to provide enhanced academic and other support services to undergraduate students who are low-income, first-generation and students with disabilities. The goal of SSS is to increase retention and graduation rates among its participants. TRiO Admission’s Criteria