Pre-Admissions Program

The Pre-Admissions Program is a six-week summer program designed for college junior and senior students preparing to take the MCAT and apply to medical school.


  • Current enrollment as a junior or senior in an institution of higher education.
  • A minimum of 2.8 G.P.A. on a 4.0 scale is required at the college level.
  • Completion of organic chemistry, physics and biology.
  • The student must be from a disadvantaged background and/or be a member of a population that is underrepresented or underserved in the health field (i.e. Native American, African American, Hispanic American, Southeast Asian).

Courses Offered
Students prepare in a nationally known MCAT course, attend a reading/writing laboratory, receive assistance in preparing the AMCAS application, participate in mock medical school interviews, and take part in clinical rotations.

To Apply


  1. Complete online application and submit it by March 27, 2015.
    Log in to the Online Application with the following UserID/Password:
    UserID: OCED Program Application
    Password: OCED
    Click here to apply:
    If you have any technical problems, please contact Mr. Greg Fay, 913-588-7347,

  2. Provide the following supporting documentation:
    1. Submit a personal statement no more than 250 words.
    2. Provide two letters of recommendation from a counselor and/or instructor(s).
    3. Submit an unofficial transcript for all college courses you have completed.

If you have questions regarding this program, please contact our office at 913-588-1237.

Supporting documents should be sent via email to the following email addresses:
Maria Alonso Luaces,
Pamela Scott,;
Sherry Kennedy,

If you prefer to send your supporting documents via US Postal Service, please use the following address:

Office of Cultural Enhancement and Diversity
The University of Kansas Medical Center
School of Medicine
G028 Murphy, Mail Stop 4007
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS  66160-7120
Office: 913-588-1237
Fax:  913-588-8890

Application Deadline: March 27, 2015

March 27, 2015 Online application must be submitted on or before this date.
May 26, 2015 First day of summer programs
July 3, 2015 Last day of the program

Last modified: Mar 05, 2015