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FirstGenerationStudent.com is devoted to helping first-generation college students navigate the college application process, from beginning to end. This website shares benefits of attending college, what it takes to be admitted, including helpful information on entrance exams, classes, and financial aid, and how to plan ahead for successful college career. First Generation Student also offers student stories about experiences from first-generation college students across the country.

Attending college can be difficult, but lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning students may have an even harder time than others. The following guide was created to help LGBTQ students understand how many campuses are helping to make the college experience more welcoming and supportive.