A comprehensive program for first-generation, limited-income, and undocumented+ students.
Breaking Barriers is led by the Assistant Dean of Support & Belonging. The group provides mentorship, programming, support services, and resources to first-generation, limited-income, and undocumented+ students (FGLI+).
Who We Support
First-generation and limited-income students can find a community of peers and mentors who can provide guidance, support, and resources to help navigate the college experience.
If you're a student who is undocumented, DACA, or TPS, Breaking Barriers can provide a safe space to discuss concerns, hopes, and dreams. Explore resources, scholarships & fellowships.
How We Support
Joining the Community
Breaking Barriers Scholars may identify with one or more of the following experiences and are part of a larger community composed of peers, staff, and faculty at Bryn Mawr who share these experiences. All eligible incoming students are initially invited to the program; however, anyone may opt-in at any point throughout their time at Bryn Mawr.
To be eligible, students must identify with at least one of the following,
Student Life and Wellness Building
Bryn Mawr College
101 N. Merion Ave.
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-2899