Thinking of applying?  Here is what you need to know:


Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested in attending Creighton University for post-secondary education
  • Current high school sophomore in the greater Omaha metropolitan area
  • 3.3 GPA on an unweighted 4.0 scale
  • Identify as at least one of the following:  
    • first-generation
    • low-income
    • underrepresented minority


Application Process - Currently not accepting applications.

Applicants must submit the following:

  • A program application packet - either online OR download PDF
  • Parents' W2s or 1040a. Parent(s) must provide a copy of the most recent parent or family Federal Income Tax Form showing taxable income, or a statement from the Social Security Administration or the Department of Social Services
  • Unofficial high school transcript
  • Student essay
  • Complete an interview with the ICC Coordinator

The ICC staff will screen for eligibility and consider the following:

  1. income status
  2. parent or guardian academic status
  3. ethnicity
  4. self-reported needs assessment. 

Additional factors include:

  1. academic record
  2. homelessness or wards of the state
  3. English as a Second Language
  4. partner referrals

The application must be completed and returned with ALL the accompanying forms and or documents to the Ignatian College Connection Program before a student will be considered of admittance.  


            Attn: Vanessa Rodriguez
            Ignatian College Connection
            Creighton University
            2500 California Plaza
            Omaha, NE 68178


For questions about the application process, contact Vanessa Rodriguez.