Nearly 20% of undergraduates at UNC-Chapel Hill are first generation college students. We proudly call our first generation college students “Carolina Firsts.” View the videos below to learn about the stories of Carolina First students, faculty and staff:

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Carolina Firsts contribute to the great cultural and intellectual life of our vibrant  and diverse undergraduate community. Carolina is a place where first generation college students thrive. There are many resources and services available to help all students excel at Carolina. Explore this website to learn more.