Applicants Must:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Have completed 60 college credits by May 31st
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.75 (sophomore), 3.0 (junior)
  • Be a first generation college student who is defined as low-income by the U.S. Department of Education or of a background that is underrepresented in graduate education

 Underrespresented McNair Participants are defined as:

  • African-American
  • American Indian/ Alaska Native
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander

Contact Information


Matthias Seisay
Interim Director

Kelsey Obringer
Senior Program Assistant


PHONE: (302)-831-4396