COVID-19 Updates: Fall Semester

First-Generation Students

First-generation students are the first in their families to attend a four-year college. As a first-generation student at Middlebury College you have the opportunity to join the First-Gen Experience, aimed at supporting your academic, professional, and social success. Annual events and programs include First@Midd pre-orientation program, the AFC Peer Mentorship Program, National First-Generation College Celebration, 1vyG Conference, First-Gen community events, First-Gen Fridays, and the First-Gen Graduation Celebration.

First-Gen Experience

The First-Gen Experience offers resources, support, and events to support the success of first-gen students. Our programming promotes community and ensures retention to the sophomore year and persistence to graduation. Below are just some of the First-Gen Experience programs and activities that we offer: