- 1st-generation: Neither parent earned a bachelor's degree within 6 years of high school graduaton
- Pell-eligible: Determined by Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- Seeking a bachelor's degree
Below is a calendar of how the Gen-1 application process will work.
Apply for the Gen-1 Program
Information from UC Financial Aid: Because some aid programs are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis, an early application received by December 1 gets priority consideration for limited funding sources.
Deadline to have applied to the University of Cincinnati (Clifton and/or Blue Ash) AND to have applied for Gen-1. No applications will be accepted after 5pm on February 1.
End of February
Gen-1 Interviews (if considered for the Gen-1 Program)
Gen-1 Offers (limited spots)
University of Cincinnati Confirmation
University of Cincinnati (Clifton and Blue Ash) Bearcats Bound Orientation (BBO)
Move-in to the Gen-1 Theme House
End of August
Start of school