The Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (FIU HWCOM) Office of Student Affairs invites you to apply to the Doctors of Tomorrow (DOT) Program. This is an intensive 5-day residential premedical program for highly motivated college students who are Florida Residents. Students will live in on-campus housing from Sunday afternoon through Friday evening, and all costs for housing, food and materials, etc. are paid by FIU. You cannot be taking either Summer A or Summer C classes concurrently with this program.
The DOT Program includes activities that span the following areas: academic enrichment, learning skills development, communication skills, counseling, career development and character building and enrichment activities. The focus is on helping you to not only be a better student, but also to develop the knowledge, skills, experiences and attributes to be a competitive medical school applicant.
Program Dates: Sunday, May 21 through Friday, May 26, 2017
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MARCH 1, 2017
Students must have completed at least sophomore year (60) credits
Should have completed at a minimum 2 semesters of Biology and 2 semesters of Chemistry
Applicants should have a minimum overall GPA of 3.00
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
At least 18 years of age by the start of the program
Applicant must be from a group underrepresented in Medicine (URM), or
First-generation college students: students whose parents have not earned a college degree, or
Low socioeconomic status
To ensure that your application will be reviewed as quickly as possible, please do the following: