The University of Louisiana at Lafayette applauds and honors its first-generation students. Join us in a week-long celebration of being #First2Geaux.
Monday, Nov. 8, 2021
Social Media Kick-Off
Get on social media to showcase your pride and excitement about being #First2Geaux.
Tuesday, Nov. 9, 5:00 pm
Recognition at Ragin' Cajuns Basketball Games
UL Women's Basketball game vs. Texas A&M-Kingsville 5:00 pm
UL Men's Basketball game vs. West Florida 7:30 pm
Cheer on the Ragin' Cajuns basketball teams on Tuesday with a special recognition during the games.
Wednesday, Nov.10, 6:00 pm
#First2Geaux Twitter Chat
Connect with students, faculty, staff, and alumni for a Twitter chat about being #First2Geaux. Follow the Office for Campus Diversity on Twitter (@ULdiversity).
Friday, Nov. 12
First2Geaux Dessert Reception, Union Porch 11:00 - 12:30 pm
First-generation students are defined as students whose parents either did not pursue or did not complete a bachelor's degree (4-year) program.
As a part of the First2Geaux campaign, we are encouraging all students, faculty and staff to complete a survey regarding First Generation status.