Applicants Must:

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

 Underrepresented McNair Participants are defined as:

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

Contact Information


Dr. Sujata Bhatia

Faculty Director


Dr. MeCherri Abedi-Anim

Program Coordinator



Rebekah Phillips

Senior Program Assistant


PHONE: (302)-831-4396