Detroit Mercy Dental Summer Enrichment Program

May 31 - June 28, 2018
The Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) aims to assist students from underrepresented and disadvantaged backgrounds with gaining admission to dental school, and succeeding in their future careers in dentistry.
Over the span of 4 weeks, various educational and professional development experiences will be provided to SEP participants, including: 
  • intensive DAT courses
  • dental school application assistance
  • simulation lab activities
  • dental specialty panels
  • primary care exposure
  • academic success, professional development, and cultural competency seminars

SEP provides cost-free housing and complimentary DAT preparation. A stipend to cover food and travel expenses is also included.

Program Qualifications:

  • Identify as an underrepresented racial minority or economically / educationally disadvantaged student
  • Entering 3rd or 4th year of college, or recently graduated (within last 5 years)
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA
  • Demonstrate a strong interest in pursuing a career in dentistry and improving the health of underserved patient populations 

Application deadline: March 2, 2018 

For more information and application, please visit this link.