Apply to be a McNair Scholar

Non traditional studentThank you for your interest in the McNair Scholars Program. The McNair program will accepting applications from students interested in joining the program for the Winter 2019 semester in the Fall of 2018.

Eligible students who would like to apply to the program should stop by the McNair office and speak with a staff member.

To apply, complete the following steps:

  • Complete online application and personal statements. Apply here
  • Income Verification which can be 1. A signed copy of your parent’s most recent tax return or tax transcript (or your own if considered independent) or 2. a signed copy of your student aid report from the FAFSA website. *Deliver to McNair office
  • Unofficial transcripts *Deliver to McNair office
  • One faculty recommendation. Download faculty recommendation form here

Faculty recommendation forms should be submitted by the recommending faculty member. If your recommending faculty member has any questions, have them contact our office at extension 2590. A review of all completed application packets is done by the McNair Scholars Selection Committee in November and applicants are informed of their application status in December.