How to Apply

To qualify for the Summer Enrichment Program the applicant must be educationally and/or economically disadvantaged

Educationally Disadvantaged: an individual who comes from an environment that has inhibited the individual from obtaining the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to enroll in and graduate from a health professions school or allied health program; e.g., a person who is the first generation to attend and graduate from a 4 year College/University, limited upper level courses in high school

Economically Disadvantaged: an individual who comes from a family with an annual income at or below low-income thresholds according to family size (please refer to following chart.)

Low-Income Levels for 2012

Size of Parent's Family Income Level
1 $22,340
2 $30,260
3 $38,180
4 $46,100
5 $54,020
6 $61,940
7 $69,860
8 $77,780

*Information from the Federal Register

To apply for the Summer Enrichment Program

  1. Complete Application.  Incomplete application will not be considered.
  2. Send reference and transcripts to

Summer Enrichment Program
University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry
ATTENTION Yvita Fox- Rm 456
Coordinator of Pipeline Programs
Office of Multicultural Affairs
2700 Martin Luther King Blvd
Detroit, MI 48208

Next > I agree that I meet the criteria stated above.
Please take me to the application.