As a first-generation college student or family member it is important to know the various resources across campus and how they can serve you and your student. Here is a list of campus resources and brief indication of questions they may be able to help answer:
Campus Life and residential Living
If you have questions regarding new student transitions, orientation, campus housing and student activities, you can contact the office of campus and residential living. The office is located on the second floor of Ellis Hall opposite the ballrooms.
Phone: (814) 641-3330
Fax: (814) 641-3319
If you have questions about your financial aid, scholarships, and applying for financial aid; contact financial planning and find out how a financial aid counselor can assist you. The financial planning office is located in....
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
(Questions about various diversity on campus or need religious accommodations)
(Questions about career exploration, life after college, internship or graduate school)
Phone: (814) 641-3350
Glaeser Center for Counseling Services
(Questions about induvial, couples, or group counseling; first-generation students support groups)
Office for the Prevention of Interpersonal Violence
(Questions about free and confidential support and advocacy services, known as the SPoT--Safe Place tO Talk)