First Generation Student Program
As part of our mission statement, Mater Dei High School provides a holistic Catholic education, which serves a diverse community of students. In efforts to best serve our students who identify as first generation college applicants, our Guidance and Counseling Office has created a program to help support our students through the college search and application process. As a college preparatory high school, we begin the college process freshman year.
The program provides:
Mater Dei High School defines a first generation student as “a student whose parents/legal guardians have not graduated from a 4 year university in the United States.”
The First Generation Program events are communicated to students and parents via email and/or through the school announcements.