Supporting Your Child’s Higher Education

Pico Rivera is the first city in the nation to embark on the mission to have a college degree in every household, thanks to Generation 1st Degree-Pico Rivera. The success of this program will take the support of everyone in Pico Rivera.

  • Start talking with your child about the importance of their college education
  • Schedule a meeting between you, your child and a school counselor to develop a plan on how to get him or her accepted to college
  • Create a plan and visit a variety of college campuses together
  • Spend time with your child online and utilize free resources such as videos, scholarship opportunities and guides at the following websites: