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The Deadline to Apply is Quickly Approaching!

There is still time to apply to this incredible program at The Ohio State University at Newark. Applications are due Wednesday, April 1st and are available under the “Application” tab on the left-hand navigation bar. Students are also encouraged to pay their OSU Acceptance Fee by April 1st as well to be considered for the learning community.

We hope that you will take this opportunity! We look forward to viewing your application!

All about the Buckeye Generation Learning Community

You’ve been accepted to The Ohio State University at Newark…now what?

If you are lucky enough to be a first-time first-generation student we encourage you to apply to the Buckeye Generation Learning Community that was created just for you!

This web blog has some tabs at the top that will give you more information about the Buckeye Generation Learning Community.

Some basic facts about BGLC before you start browsing:

What is The Buckeye Generation Learning Community?

  • 120 first generation college students.
  • Take some classes in common each semester.
  • Attend weekly labs (study skills, team-building, personal growth & development).
  • Attend campus social and cultural events.
  • Support from Academic Coaches – peer tutoring, mentoring
  • Academic funding!
  • Receive priority consideration for Newark Campus Residence Hall housing for those who apply to the learning community by April 1st.

Who is in it?

  • A diverse population of students make up our Learning Community!

To be a part of the Buckeye Generation Learning Community you must be a first generation first time college student.

  • First Generation means that neither of your parents have received a bachelor’s degree.
    • First time college student means that you have never been enrolled in college before—college classes while you were in high school are fine

 

Watch the video below to hear more about the Buckeye Generation Learning Community!