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First-Generation Students

First - Generation Students Abroad
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Attending a four-year university as a first- generation student is already such a great accomplishment. Our study abroad staff is proud to help first generation students gain a global education abroad while at WSU. At first, studying abroad can seem intimidating, but rest assured that our mentors will guide you along the whole process! We look forward to seeing how far you’ll go!

Articles and Testimonials:
  1.  What You Should Know About Studying Abroad as a First-Generation Student. 
  2. IES Abroad's First- Generation Resources. 
  3. Student Voices – Being a First-Generation Student Abroad

The University Center for International Education (UCIE) is here to support you throughout your study abroad journey – before, during, and after you return. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to us via email at, via phone at 937-775-5745, or come into our office in 334 Student Union.