In the United Stated there is approximate 7.3 million undergraduate students who attend a 4 year university or private colleges or universities. Of those 7.3 million students there is a whopping 20% of first generation college students. Many of these first generation college students had to go through numerous of obstacles to get to college and will have many more to get through college. Like myself we represent the future and the hope to many people. First generation college students have unique obstacles to endure and we aren’t alone. We all have a the inner fire to make those we love proud.