First-Generation Week

November 2–9, 2019

IUPUI First-Generation Week is a chance to celebrate students, faculty, and staff at IUPUI who are the first in their families to attend and to graduate from college!

View the full schedule for the week of celebrations 

Thursday, November 7, will feature a special event where all of campus comes together to celebrate first-generation students. Get the details on the event.

Last year

In 2018, IUPUI celebrated its inaugural First-Generation Day on November 8. Hundreds of students, faculty, and staff celebrated first-generation students at the Campus Center and at dozens of other events across the university. Check out the photos from last year’s party.

Students celebrate first-gen at the campuswide celebration in the IUPUI Campus Center. View more photos on Flickr

2018 by the numbers


97faculty and staff

20+events held across campus