Is being the first one in your family to graduate college good for your application.?

ill be the first person in my inner family that will graduate college. This is because im the oldest in my family, my dad went of to the army and my mother found a great job at some corrperation in manhatten for only two yearss of college. Is being the first one to graduate good to put on your application. Also how about nshss and people to people are those great things to pit on your application as while.

Asked By: dino123 - 8/9/2009
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There will be spaces on your college applications where you list where your parents went to college. They are required so there's no beating around the bush. Your college application will show this brightly... More
Answered By: Josh - 8/9/2009
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Yes. Here's an article that shows what can help make your application stand out.
Answered By: michaelthelight - 8/9/2009
It will help a lot, but not as much as being native-american/african-american/hispanic. And as many have sugggested before me, if you can relate your college essay to how you are the first one to go to college, that will be the ace card in your app.
Answered By: ALALOL - 8/9/2009
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