STEP New Application

Please enter a detailed statement answering the following questions (250 word minimum requirement).

  1. Why are you interested in attending URSMD STEP?
  2. What special areas of interest, experiences and/or coursework you have related to any health field?
  3. What do you think you will bring to the STEP program?
  4. What do you think you will gain attending STEP during the summer?

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Please list the email addresses of a science teacher, a math teacher, and a personal/character reference to whom you would like the recommendation form to be sent.

Participants are expected to attend all scheduled events and continue to demonstrate an attitude that reflects a serious commitment to the program. Those who are tardy/absent, exhibit inappropriate behavior, and/or do not adhere to the guidelines of the program will be dismissed. Participants are expected to participate in a final presentation.

If selected for STEP and accept the offer of admission, I agree to participate in the Science and Technology Entry Program (STEP) - UP TO MEDICINE PHASE 1 at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. As a participant, I will attend activities as scheduled, and I will be on time for all activities. I understand that my signature on this document constitutes an agreement between me and the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

I agree to waive my right under the Family Education and Privacy Act of 1974 to review specific and composite letters of recommendation.

I/we give permission to the student named above to participate in the Science and Technology Entry Program (STEP) - UP TO MEDICINE PHASE 1 at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. I/we authorize the University of Rochester to obtain and review school records. I/we understand that all information will be kept confidential.