Application for Admission

Eligibility Criteria

  • Junior or senior with minimum of 60 completed credit hours at the time participation begins (therefore, we recommend applying during your sophomore or junior year!)
  • 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • American citizen or US permanent resident
  • Strong interest in completing a graduate degree
  • First generation college student AND income eligible
    -- OR --
    Member of a population underrepresented at the graduate level (American Indian, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander)
    -- OR --
    A woman in certain STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) fields*
    *please contact our director to find out if you qualify in this way

How To Apply

To apply, download the application packet (or come by our office to pick up a hard copy), complete all sections, and return to the McNair Scholars Program no later than 5:00pm on Wednesday, March 1st, 2017. In order to view this document, you need the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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