PROGRAM DATES: Friday, November 5- Sunday, November 7, 2021
It has not yet been decided whether or not the 2021 program will be in person or virtual
REQUIREMENTS: Must be a high-achieving, low-income and/or first-generation Junior in High School for the 2021-2022 academic year
PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 14, 2021, 11:59PM EST
PRIORITY NOTIFICATION OF DECISION: July 2021
REGULAR APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 14, 2021, 11:59PM EST
REGULAR NOTIFICATION OF DECISION: Late September 2021
Find out more about our purpose, team, and what the weekend will look like!
Hoos First Look is an annual three-day, two-night fly-in/gas-reimbursement and academic enrichment program in the Fall semester, running from Friday to Sunday. Everything, including meals, transportation, housing, activity materials, and miscellaneous items will be provided to 20 low-income/first-generation, rising juniors in high school. Due to the ongoing nature of the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on in-person gatherings, whether HFL will be in-person this fall is TBD. The reimagined program focuses on giving prospective students a taste of college life by providing them with resources on the college-application process and financial aid/scholarships, the opportunity to build strong relationships with their cohort and mentors, and the knowledge to achieve academic and personal success, ultimately inciting their interest in UVA.
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