Commitments that Work: Removing Barriers for First Generation Students
Generation Study Abroad aims to make sweeping change in the current culture by extending the conversation beyond the typical study abroad population. This session will explore innovative programming ideas that have been successful in increasing study abroad participation among first generation college students.
More than half of all Generation Study Abroad Commitment Partners pledged bold actions to reduce financial barriers to study abroad. This panel discusses innovative models that campuses have used to attract funding from the local community, alumni, and businesses.