ยป First Generation Scholars Program

The First Generation Scholars Program is for all law students who are first in their family to earn a college degree. It is designed to enhance academic success, professional development, and personal growth. The program is run by the offices of Admission, Academic Achievement, Career Services, Library, and Student Affairs.

  • Fall 2020 Events
  • Spring 2021 Events
  • Kick-Off Meeting: Discover law school resources and chat with upper-division first generation students

    • Wednesday, September 16 at Noon (via Zoom)

    Academic Excellence Workshop: Learn how Academic Achievement and the Library supports academic success

    • Thursday, October 8 at Noon (via Zoom)
  • Spring Semester Social

    • Details TBA

    Career Services and Professional Development Panel

    • Details TBA

Mentor Programs

We enable opportunities for first-year students to connect with upper-division first-generation students and arrange mentorships for 2L and 3L students with first-generation alumni.


Contact Us

If you are a current student or alumnus interested in learning more about the First Generation Scholars Program, please contact Nidhi Vogt, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs at nvogt@chapman.edu.