Project Description

First-Generation College Students_ A Literature Review

This publication summarizes various research studies related to first-generation college students and categorizes them according to issues including access, student characteristics, retention, pre-college intervention efforts, and college intervention efforts.


Sandra Barone, Robin McMillion, Carmen Tym, and Jeff Webster

Release Date

November 2004


Barone, S., McMillion, R., Tym, C., & Webster, J. (2004). First-Generation College Students: A Literature Review. TG Research. Retrieved from: