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Triton Firsts Events

Join the Triton Firsts community at an upcoming event, and find a list of past events.


Triton Firsts Welcome 2020

Welcome new and returning First-Gen Tritons!  Follow us on Instagram (@ucsd_firstgen) to see all the great things we have going on during Welcome Week. 

 Triton Firsts Welcome event information

Welcome Campaign Branding Kit

We’ve put together the following branding kit for promoting our campaign and would appreciate your support in advertising these materials to students via your social media, newsletters, websites and/or other mediums.


2019 - 2020 Past Events

Career Readiness Conference

Click here for a summary and overview of the conference.

National First-Gen Day 2019



First-Gen Welcome Social 2019

2018 - 2019 Past Events

Spring 2019 Triton Firsts Event

Winter 2019 Triton Firsts Event 

First Gen Inspires


2018 National First-Generation Day

On November 8, 2018, UC San Diego’s first-generation community Triton Firsts  came together for this historic all-campus photo to celebrate National First Generation Celebration Day commemorating the 53rd anniversary of the Higher Education Act, paving the way for many first-generation college students to earn their degrees.


First-Gen Welcome Social 2018

UC San Diego's Triton Firsts hosted the first day ever First-Gen Social, welcoming new and returning first generation college students. Through this event students were able to meet and connect with other first-generation college students, faculty and staff.