First-generation-serving Higher Education Institutions
Concerning the designation of state institutions of higher education as first-generation-serving institutions.
2023 Regular Session
The bill requires the department of higher education (department) to:
- Identify and designate state institutions of higher education (state institutions) as first-generation-serving institutions if the resident first-generation undergraduate population represents 45% or more of the institution's overall resident student population;
- Post on the department's website the names of the state institutions that are so designated; and
- Notify the state institutions that receive the designation.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)