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Federal grant will help TRIO students succeed

ISU’s TRIO/Student Support Services (SSS) program will receive a $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to help more first-generation students graduate.
Redbird Taylor Denby participated in IDS 106.

Help and hope available for students undecided on a major/career

Discover how Career Services assists students with identifying and exploring career paths.
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First Generation Celebration: Hidden Figures–Power of LEGACY, November 2-6

The 2020 First Generation Celebration will be a campus-wide tribute to the often-unsung contributions and achievements of students, faculty, staff, and alumni who were the first in their families...
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Students explore careers during virtual Career Chats

Redbirds explore and analyze major and career choices through chats with faculty, staff, other students, alumni and employers.

Kits for First-Gen Redbirds help students feel at home at Illinois State

The First Gen Redbirds and MECCPAC joined together to provide supplies for students on campus during these uncertain times.

Federal grant helps with student success

The U.S. Department of Education announced that Illinois State University will receive a federal Student Support Services grant of $1,547,285 to help more students succeed in and graduate from...

Help and hope available for students undecided on a major/career

Career Services assists students with identifying and exploring career paths.
overhead view of Redbird Plaza

University College names 2020 Impact Award winners

New freshmen and new transfer students nominated the following Illinois State faculty, staff, and students for a 2020 Impact Award.
Gercar seeks career support from Career Center staff

Redbird shares career suggestions for first-generation students

As the first in her family to attend college, a fellow first-generation student shares advice on how to be successful with your career and major exploration, and job search.
a view of Fell Hall and DeGarmo from the Fell Plaza in spring

Noël-Elkins named interim assistant vice president for student success

Associate Vice President for Undergraduate Education Amy Hurd has named Amelia Noël-Elkins as interim assistant vice president for student success effective July 1.