PIBS Preview

Are you interested in pursuing a Ph.D. in the biomedical sciences? Would you like to go on an all-expenses-paid trip to preview graduate training at the University of Michigan, one of the largest and most vibrant research communities in the country?

If the answer is yes, consider submitting an application to attend PIBS Preview! The application for the 2019 PIBS Preview visit is now closed (check back in Spring 2020 for more info on next year's event).

PIBS Preview will take place at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor campus on September 18-20, 2019.

Preview attendees will benefit from:

  • activities and workshops on applying to graduate school
  • one-on-one group interactions with students and faculty from our 14 Ph.D. programs
  • tours of research labs and campus
  • social activities with current graduate students and opportunities to explore the beautiful, culturally diverse city of Ann Arbor

Open an online application and submit the following materials:

  • Application Form
  • Research Statement
  • Personal Statement
  • Most recent copy of transcripts (can be unofficial)
  • CV/Resume
  • Letter(s) of recommendation (1 required to submit your application, can request up to 2)

To be eligible, students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, and plan on starting graduate school in Fall 2020 or Fall 2021.

Feel free to contact us at pibs@umich.edu if you have any questions.