First-Generation Students at Rutgers-Camden

Being the first of your family to go to college isn’t just a big opportunity, it can feel like a big responsibility. But put all that aside and take pride in being a first-generation college student and know that you are not alone. In fact, 55% of Rutgers-Camden student body are first-generation students. 

Our Programs

There are a number of financial and personal support programs available to Rutgers-Camden first-generation students and their families.

Academic Resources

Beyond financial support programs, first-generation students at Rutgers-Camden also have access to a wide variety of academic resources.