Events

First Generation Story Time 

Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 12 - 1p.m., Mission Hall 1401, Mission Bay

Are you of the first person in your family to graduate from college? What was your transition to UCSF like? Join us for this informal discussion group for UCSF First Gen students. Make connections, share your experiences and learn to survive and thrive. Lunch provided to those who RSVP. 

First Generation & LGBT Ice Cream Social

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., Student Success Center, Parnassus

Join us First Generation Support Services and the LGBT Resource Center for an ice cream social. Enjoy some ice cream, meet new people, and build community. Please RSVP to this event. 

Annual First Generation to College Community Reception

Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 5 - 6:30 p.m., Golden Gate Room, Parnassus

Join us for our annual reception where you will have an opportunity to network and build potential mentoring relationships with UCSF faculty, residents, fellows, postdocs and alumni who share your background as First Gen. Hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served. RSVP to this event.

How to Find Your Mentor at a Mixer
 
Monday, January 29, noon - 1 p.m., Nursing, 217 Parnassus
 
The Office of Career and Professional Development (OCPD) is sponsoring an interactive workshop that will help you identify the multiple mentors who can help support your career and professional development goals and give you an opportunity to create a strategy to find them! A light lunch will be provided for those who RSVP.

 

FG2C RCO: First Generation to College Fall Gathering

Monday, November 20, 2017, 5 - 6:30 p.m., Nursing, Mezzanine, Parnassus

Come learn how you can be an active member of the First Generation to College (FG2C) Registered Campus Organization, meet other members of the leadership, and learn about upcoming events and programs. Dinner will be provided. Hands-on art activities for everyone that attends. Space is limited. Registration required.

Thriving as a First-Generation College Student

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 12 - 1 p.m., HSW 301, Parnassus

Are you a first-generation student seeking to thrive? Are you interested in learning ways to build your resiliency as you navigate UCSF? Come to this interactive presentation where we will explore common challenges, build coping skills, and connect you with resources for your career at UCSF. This workshop is open to all students who are first in their family to attend college. RSVP as space is limited

First Gen Welcome (Back) Event - 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 5 - 6:30 p.m., UCSF Faculty-Alumni House, Parnassus

Welcome new and returning first generation college students! Please join us for our annual welcome (back) event where we invite you to meet and connect with your fellow first gen students at UCSF. Food and refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP by 10/4/17. Space is limited.

Cosponsors: First Generation to College Organization (FG2C), First Generation Support Services, Graduate Division, School of Dentistry, School of Medicine, School of Nursing, School of Pharmacy