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Determining eligibility

To determine if you're a low-income student, download the criteria in either Word or PDF format:

Determining if you're a low-income student (Word)
Determining if you're a low-income student (PDF)

Additional elibility criteria:

  • You are pursuing a math–based STEM degree and are a historically underrepresented student (African American, Latino, Native American/Alaska Native, Pacific Islander, and/or female)
  • You are a first-generation college student and/or at an economic disadvantage
  • You do not have a previous bachelor’s degree.

For more eligibility criteria, read the How to Apply section on the WVC MESA homepage.