FGLI Resources

This is an evolving list of resources for First-Generation Low Income students at Yale. 

FGLI Handbook 

A guide on Navigating Yale as a FGLI student brought to you by La Casa’s Peer Liaisons. Find information on Financial Aid, Textbooks @ Yale, Summer opportunities & more. 

The Community Initiative 

The Community Initiative is an administrative effort to support and empower first-generation, low-income students at Yale.

1st Gen Yale

Yale alumni who come from diverse backgrounds, including being 1st in their families or from underserved backgrounds to graduate from college or graduate school.

Poorvu CTL

Academic strategies, writing consultations, and tutoring.

Safety Net 

A program set up by Yale designed for currently enrolled students who experience emergency and unexpected financial hardship directly related to their education at Yale.