Texas Tech University

Parents & Families

A letter to First Gen Parents & Families,

Congratulations on your student becoming a TTU Red Raider! As you may remember, it takes a community get to this point and so FGTMP recognizes you, parents & families, for being their for your student.

FGTMP is focused on supporting your student as they become one of the first in your family to pursue and earn their undergraduate degree at TTU. Open to all First Generation Undergraduate Students, FGTMP commits to being a home away from home for your student and to support them through the highs and lows of university life. 

We welcome you and your student to the First Generation Family at TTU. Thank you for being an important part of the university community. If you have any questions along the way, please let us know.

Wreck 'Em,

Brandon Cruz

Director for Transition & Mentoring Programs

Whats Next?

Let your student know we are here to help and encourage them to apply for the program. It is 100% FREE!

Also, Get Involved!

Visit Parent and Family Relations to be active partners in supporting your student's success at TTU!

Parent and Family Relations

First Generation Transition & Mentoring Programs