Pre-Admissions Program

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

Eligibility

  • 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).

Program components include:

  • MCAT preparation
  • Test-taking Strategies
  • Medical School Admissions Workshop
  • Personal Statement Workshop
  • Time management and study skills
  • Stress and Interpersonal Management
  • Clinical Skills Training

2017 APPLICATION IS NOW CLOSED.  THANK YOU.

To Apply:

  1. Complete online application and submit it by April 7, 2017.
    Log in to the Online Application with the following UserID/Password:
    UserID: OCED Program Application
    Password: OCED
    Click here to apply: https://www2.kumc.edu/som/MEDS
    If you have any technical problems, please contact Mr. Greg Fay, 913-588-7347, gfay@kumc.edu

  2. Provide the following supporting documentation:
    1. Provide two letters of recommendation from a counselor and/or instructor(s).
    2. 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, PhD, malonsoluaces@kumc.edu
Pamela Scott, pscott@kumc.edu
Sherry Kennedy, skennedy@kumc.edu

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

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
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

April 7, 2017 Online application must be submitted on or before this date
May 30, 2017 First day of summer programs
June 30, 2017 Last day of the program

PAP 2016: 

PAP 2016

Last modified: Apr 10, 2017
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