The First Generation Learning Community is a residential experience designed to support first generation students and assist them with their transition from high school into college life at Washburn. Academic success is encouraged through connected courses with their peers, increased faculty and staff interaction, as well as intentional co-curricular programming efforts.
The First Generation Learning Community (1G LC) is looking for students who are first generation college students (i.e., neither parent has earned a Bachelor's degree). All academic majors and interests are welcomed.
You may participate in the First Generation Learning Community and one of the other identified communities in the Living Learning Center (LLC).
Through participation in the 1G LC, a student will develop the following: