First-Generation Initiative Student Academic Engagement & Success

SMU wants to cover college costs for more first-generation, underrepresented students

A new scholarship aims to help more first-generation and underrepresented students attend Southern Methodist University by covering their tuition.

The new program, Access SMU, will close financial gaps among high-achieving Texas students who are eligible for Pell Grants — federal aid given to students with significant financial need.

Read more on the Dallas Morning News website.