Apply to McNair Scholars Program


Students who wish to apply for admission to the UConn McNair Scholars Program must meet eligibility requirements and submit a completed application package that includes:

  • Eligibility form
  • Application form
  • Personal Essay
  • UConn transcript (unofficial)
  • Two letters of recommendation (one must be from a faculty member)

The deadline for applying is mid-September each fall semester.

How to Apply

Please email Dr. Renée M. Gilberti ( to request an application or visit our office located in the Rowe Center for Undergraduate Education, Room 204.

Please submit application materials to:

UConn McNair Scholars Program
Attn: Dr. Renée M. Gilberti
Center for Academic Programs
Rowe Center for Undergraduate Education, Room 204
368 Fairfield Way, Unit 4170
Storrs, CT 06269-4170

Contact us if you have any questions.