Dear Prospective Student:
Thank you for your interest in applying
to the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine - Undergraduate to Medical School Initiative (UMSI) program. UMSI
provides an excellent opportunity for students who are aspiring to become physicians.
This program will no doubt be challenging. However, the program should prove to be an
extremely rewarding experience. If selected, this will be an experience that will grant you
unparalleled academic foresight into the life of a medical student and medical practice through
experiences such as physician shadowing and student mentoring. Before proceeding, please make sure
that you have read and understand the instructions, criteria, and eligibility requirements on the
preceding UMSI web site.
Prior application to the Texas Tech Undergraduate Program and Honors College is required to
apply for the selection process for UMSI at the School of Medicine. Acceptance
to TTU/Honors College is required for acceptance into the UMSI program.
Your completed application will be submitted electronically.
Once your application has been submitted a signature page is required to be printed,
signed and mailed with a $50.00 application fee, (non-refundable).
Your online application to the School of Medicine will not be processed until the Office of Admissions
has received payment.
The application fee must be received by December 1.
Tech University Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine
Office of Admissions
3601 4th Street MS 6216
Lubbock, TX 79430
The application is
very thorough so that the Admissions Office and the Admissions Committee
can have an all encompassing perspective on the information in your
academic and extra-curricular background. This detailed information is
vital to the meticulous review that the Admissions Office will perform
on the application. Please be assured that your application will
receive careful consideration by the Admissions Committee.
If you have any
questions concerning this application, please do not hesitate to call
the Office of Admissions at (806) 743-2297.
Thank you again
for your interest in our medical school. We look forward to receiving