Pre-Med Opportunities

Questions?

Call the Office of Admissions and Recruitment at 602-827-2005 during our office hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The admissions team is available to discuss the medical school requirements and application process.

PHONE ADVISING

Personalized advising, a service provided to pre-med students interested in applying to the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, is a one-on-one conversation with an admissions advisor. During the appointment, applicants can have their coursework reviewed and questions answered. To make a phone advising appointment, call the admissions team at 602-827-2005.

Information Session and Campus Tours

Become familiar with the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix by spending two hours learning about the College from the admissions team and touring the campus with a current medical student. Register here.

Webinar Series

What will be your journey to medicine? It could start here, as we are excited to share with you our upcoming webinar series. These online sessions provide you an opportunity to learn from faculty, staff and students about the Medical Doctor degree program (including: MD/MBA, MD/MPH, MD/PhD) and the Pathway Scholars Program. During these one-hour, live sessions you will be able to ask questions real time and come away with a clear understanding of what steps you need to take to begin your journey.

Past Sessions:

Pre-Health Club Presentations

Undergraduate and community college pre-health organizations are encouraged to invite the admissions team to present on the admissions timeline, process and requirements. Depending on the availability of current medical students, this visit may also include a medical student panel. A request for this presentation can be made by emailing the admissions team (a minimum of one month’s notice is requested).

Annual Pre-Med Conference

Preparing to Apply – Are you applying to the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix? If so, this is the conference for you! This one-day event is held annually in May and includes presentations by the Dean of Admissions, a detailed overview of premedical requirements, admissions committee and medical student panels, one-on-one appointments and more! Registration will be available in January. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Summer Scrubs is a summer program designed to encourage and inspire Arizona high school students to explore their interest in health care professions.

Volunteer Counselors will be selected to mentor high school students for one week in the month of June. Each Counselor will monitor the progress of assigned students, supervise program activities, assist guest speakers and lead health related activities. Depending on the session(s) and your availability, this can be up to a 30-40 hour per week commitment.

  • Application Information (PDF).
  • Applications for the 2017 summer have closed. Information for the 2018 summer will be available in December 2017.