Gates to Success
Gates to Success in the Division of Academic Engagement & Student Achievement is committed to serving first-generation college students across the university from all levels and majors to help students achieve a meaningful educational experience at San Diego State University.
To build community among our first-generation college student population and campus/community advocates in order to help support and advance first-generation college student success at SDSU and beyond graduation.
- leadership opportunities
- national scholarship and fellowship opportunities
- study abroad
Michelle Lopez, Assistant Dean, Division of Academic Engagement & Student Achievement (Lead)
What is a first-generation student?
At SDSU, you are considered a First-Generation college student if your parent/guardian(s) did not attend college.