Office for Access, Equity, & Achievement

Professional Development Resources for Faculty & Staff



Welcome! Washington State University Faculty and Staff are invited to utilize this toolkit to learn more about upcoming workshops, training opportunities, and resources to help serve first-generation college students. 

First-Generation Student Perspectives

We asked First-Generation students participating in programs such as the College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP), First Scholars Program, and TRIO Student Support Services Program why programs like these work for them - check out what they had to say!

For more information about First-Generation programs and initiatives here at Washington State University, please click here. 

Articles and Publications of Interest:

Check out these articles and publications of interest below!

WSU Firsts

Join the First Scholars Program at Washington State University in a conversation about instituting a campus culture of support for first-generation college students. Add yourself to the network and learn more about how you can serve first-generation students. Click here for more information!


Please check again later for upcoming workshops and training opportunities.


Examples or previous workshops and training activities included:

  • First-Generation Resources and Services at WSU
  • Cultural Characteristics and Behaviors
  • First-Generation College Student Classroom Pedagogies


Click the button above to request an outreach presentation from the Office for Access, Equity & Achievement!