Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Sophmore or junior in standing
  2. Minimum 3.3 GPA
  3. Major in one of the following fields:
    • Anthropology
    • Art (Art History emphasis)
    • Communications (Film, Television, and Media Studies)
    • English (Literature and Linguistics)
    • Ethnic Studies (Africana Studies, Asian-Pacific Studies, Chicano/a Studies)
    • Geography
    • History
    • Interdisciplinary Studies (American Studies, Comparative Cultures options)
    • Modern Languages (Spanish)
    • Philosophy and Political Theory
    • Philosophy (including Religious Studies option)
    • Sociology
    • Theatre or Performance Studies (theoretical focus)
    • Women's Studies

Selection Criteria

  1. Strong academic promise
  2. Interest in pursuing a Ph.D. and an academic career in an eligible field
  3. Potential for serving as a mentor and tutor for a wide variety of students
  4. Demonstrated commitment to the goals of the MMUF program
  5. Commitment to and participation in all aspects of the MMUF program