This is where it all begins: taking that first step toward an extraordinary experience at an exceptional medical school. We embrace those who work hard to make the world a better place. Everything you need to know about our process for selecting the next entering class is right here. Once you apply, our transparent approach to admissions means you’ll always know where you stand. Along the way, we'll do our best to answer your questions so you can make an informed decision, too.
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Top 10 Reasons
- Michigan is ranked #8 among primary care and research medical schools and received one of the top five highest scores by Residency Program Directors from across the country. (U.S. News & World Report, Best Graduate Schools 2014)
- We set the standard for integrated learning with ahead-of-the-curve technology including streaming lectures and virtual microscopy.
- Our admissions process is completely transparent – we let you know early and often about where you stand.
- Every admitted student is elegible for a recruitment scholarship. In fact, Michigan is a national leader in grant and scholarship disbursement.
- U-M receives nearly $470 million in funding from National Institutes of Health and others, ranking it among top 10 funded schools in the country.
- 96.3% of our graduates matched to one of their ranked programs – 3% higher than the national average.
- Every entering class includes a balance of in- and out-of-state residents.
- Ann Arbor offers the best of cosmopolitan life within safe walking distance.
- Flextime quizzes give you the freedom to have a life outside of medical school.
- Pass/Fail during the first two years allows you to focus on learning, not grades.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Juanita L. Merchant, M.D., Ph.D., and Lisa A. Newman, M.D., M.P.H., honored for their contributions to the betterment of women through scholarship, leadership and service
Friday, January 17, 2014
He began college as a theatre major — and directed a Shakespearean acting company — but now Dr. Hammer is an endocrinologist in the Medical School, specializing in the treatment of adrenal and gonadal diseases
Wednesday, December 04, 2013
After devastating fire, and months in a temporary location, students and Faith Clinic partners open new location in downtown Pinckney to serve uninsured
RELATED STORY: Student Run Free Clinic seeking faculty volunteers (UMHS Headlines, Dec. 5, 2013)
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
First-person story written by M1 Jennifer Xu highlights the University of Michigan Student-Run Free Clinic
Wednesday, November 06, 2013
Richard Rogel will be vice chair of Victors for Michigan campaign, chair effort to raise money for U-M Health System, and lead campaign for scholarships across the university
Academic credentials are important, but more important are the individual attributes that a candidate brings to the class, to the field of medicine and how they help others around them become better physicians.