Ohio University

Syllabus Statement

Copy and paste a statement from below onto your course syllabus to show support for first-generation students.

First-Generation Version

I am an OHIO First Scholars Advocate. I was a first-generation college student when I completed my bachelor's degree and I am here to support our current first-generation students! At Ohio University, first-generation students are those with no parent/guardian who has completed a bachelor's degree. If you are a first-generation college student, please contact me anytime or visit me during my office hours. For more information about support for first-generation college students on our campus, go to ohio.edu/university-college/advising-center/first-generation

Continuing-Gen Version

I am an OHIO First Scholars Advocate. I am committed to supporting first-generation students at Ohio University! At OHIO, first-generation students are those with no parent/guardian who has completed a bachelor's degree. If you are a first-generation college student, please contact me anytime or visit me during my office hours. For more information about support for first-generation college students on our campus, go to ohio.edu/university-college/advising-center/first-generation