Gen-1 Recruitment Timeline:

The Gen-1 Staff will be visiting local high schools during the months of August-November.  If you are interested in the Gen-1 Program, please attend those information sessions.  Please note that this is an example of a timeline.


October 1st

October 2nd

December 1st

February 1st

February 15th

End of February

Mid March         

May 1st



End of August

University of Cincinnati Application Open

FAFSA Application open

Gen-1 Application open

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) to be considered for Gen-1

Deadline for Gen-1 Application
*NO applications will be accepted after February 15th*

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

Start of school