First Generation Students at Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Texas A&M University-Kingsville is dedicated to provide first-generation students with support and resources that will help them successfully acclimate to the campus environment and to graduate in a timely manner.  In summer 2016, GOLDS Javelina Scholarship was established, this scholarship was created in conjunction with the Office of Admissions, University Scholarships, Communication Center and Office of Student Access to address the development of first-generation students throughout their college experience.  For more information on GOLDS Javelina Scholarship click here.

First-Generation Services:

  • Answers to your questions about college
  • Assistance with searching and applying for scholarships
  • Guidance for families of first-generation students
  • Tutoring and studying groups
  • Referrals to on-campus and off campus resources

Federally Funded Services Include:

  • Semester workshops
  • Tutoring-Mentoring
  • Academic & Scheduling Services
  • Intrusive Advisement
  • Career Awareness
  • Financial Aid Assistance
  • Enrichment & Enhancement Leadership Skills
  • Psychology of Self Development and Personal Growth
  • Financial Literacy

Our program delivers multiple levels of support, including student development, coaching, academic advising, mentoring, leadership and community engagement opportunities for eligible grant recipients to help address the unique challenges first-generation students face.

Office of Student Access offers the following programs servicing first-generation students:

 Collegiate Programs:

Pre-College Programs:

This page was last updated on: February 8, 2018