First Graduate

In families where no one has ever studied beyond high school, a student's successful completion of college is more than cause for celebration. It's a momentous, life-altering event in that family's history. First Graduate helps San Francisco students become the first in their families to earn college degrees. Our students are largely immigrants or children of immigrants facing daunting economic and often cultural challenges. Bright and eager to excel in their educations and eventually their careers, they need the sorts of long-term support their less-challenged peers receive to become, and remain, competitive high school and college candidates. Beginning the summer after 6th grade and continuing through college graduation and beyond, we support each of our students with a comprehensive array of highly effective programs-from individual academic coaching and high school and college admissions guidance to career counseling and more. Lasting between ten and twelve years, the longest of

Headquarter Address

2973 16th Street
Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94103