Any U.S. citizen or permanent resident is eligible to receive services from this federally funded program as long as he or she has an academic need, such as:
- First-generation college students (neither parent graduated from a four-year college)
- Family's taxable income does not exceed levels set by federal government
- Student has a disability and is registered with the LSU Office of Disability Services
Openings are limited and preference is given to students who meet the limited income levels requirement and are first generation or disabled..