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Student Programs Overview

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The Office of Diversity and Inclusion has many pipeline programs, academic resources, and activities for current and prospective students of all levels!

K-12 Programs

Saturday Science, Math and Technology Academy
Media Program
Tutoring and Academic Workshops
Organic Teaching Garden Volunteers
Summer Camps
Summer Research Internship

For more info, visit their website!


Undergraduate Students

Health Science Enrichment Institute: The HSEI five-week summer program on the KUMC campus is designed for incoming college Freshmen and Sophomores, that offers instruction in science courses, such as biology, anatomy, microbiology and intro to research and medicine.

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

Urban Medicine Program: The Urban Medicine Program for Underrepresented Scholars is designed to recruit students from the urban areas of Kansas (Kansas City, Topeka, Wichita, and Lawrence) who are committed to ameliorating the health challenges faced by their communities.

Post-Baccalaureate Students

MEDPATH Program: The MEDPATH Program is a twelve-month Post-Baccalaureate academic program designed to strengthen the biological and social sciences foundation of students preparing for careers in medicine. As a result of the successful completion of the program with a 3.25 G.P.A., each participant will gain conditional admission and matriculate into the University of Kansas School of Medicine the following fall.


Medical School Students

Pre-Matriculation Program: The Pre-Matriculation Program is a six-week intensive academic program designed to provide entering medical students from underrepresented and/or disadvantaged backgrounds with an opportunity to familiarize themselves with the first-year curriculum. 

Last modified: Apr 26, 2021