The Dr. Ronald E. McNair Scholars Institute at UNLV is committed to diversifying the ranks of American faculty and research institutions by encouraging and preparing undergraduate students who are members of underrepresented groups to pursue doctoral studies.
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
Have completed at least 59 credit hours.
Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Qualify as a low-income and a first-generation college student or as a member of a group underrepresented in graduate education.
This is an ongoing program, that currently does not have an expiration date.
Register for the following school year as student is qualified for the program