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January 22, 2019

first generation students

October 26, 2017

Enrollment growing as campus readies to start Go Blue Guarantee

As the University of Michigan prepares to implement the Go Blue Guarantee — offering four years of free tuition for in-state students from families with an annual income up to $65,000 starting in January 2018 — it remains a top choice among prospective students and families.

March 21, 2016

Effort helps first-generation students at U-M meet challenges

On the Ann Arbor campus of the University of Michigan, there are an estimated 6,500 students who are among the first generation in their families to attend college.

Often, these "first-gen" students face challenges unlike those typically faced by the majority of their classmates.

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