New Student programs - At a Glance


More information about each of these programs and a link to their application can be found by clicking on the name of the program below.

 

ProgramLengthEligible to the followingFundingOpensDeadline
Emerging Scholars1st & 2nd yearsFederal work study and first-year studentsWork-study employmentMay 16, 2022

Jun. 1, 2022*

Jul. 1, 2022

Hawk Link4 yearsMarginalized identities and first-year studentsEarly freshman move-in, experiential learning fundsJan. 1, 2022on-going
Hixson Opportunity Award4 years

KS residents with significant personal challenges and financial hardship who are incoming freshmen

$6,000 per yearSept. 1, 2022Jan. 4, 2022
Multicultural Scholars Program4 yearsUnderrepresented students in their majors, first-generation to college, or low-income students$2,000 per yearNov. 1, 2021

March 15, 2022*

Rolling admission until filled

OPTIONS

1st year

First-generation to college, low income, minoritized identities, and/or individuals with disabilitiesEarly Freshmen Move inJan. 1, 2021July 1, 2022
TRIO SES4 yearsFirst-generation college, low income, or individuals with disabilitiesVarious grant opportunities

Nov. 1, 2021**

Aug. 1, 2022*

Rolling admission until filled

TRIO STEM4 yearsFirst-generation to college, low income, or individuals with disabilitiesVarious grant opportunitiesNov. 1, 2021**

Aug. 1, 2022*

Rolling admission until filled

* Priority deadline.

** Applications for the 2022-2023 school year will be accepted starting on this date. Current students who are interested in the program for the 2021-2022 school year should email the contact person listed on the TRIO SES & STEM information page.