University of Michigan Medical School Summer Science Academy



Sponsored by the university's Diversity and Career Development Office, this enrichment program enables rising high school juniors and seniors from Michigan to preview medical school and college life. Current medical school and program alumni live in the dorms with SSA participants as they provide classroom tutoring, intellectual and social stimulation, one-on-one and small-group mentoring, and insight into college and medical school. During the day, pupils attend classes taught by experts in the field. Evening recreational pursuits include activities in the arts.

General Info

Name University of Michigan Medical School Summer Science Academy
Location Ann Arbor, MI
Year-round Contacts 734-615-8185
Program Focuses & Features Expository Writing, Medicine/Healthcare, Science
Grade Range (rising grades) 9-10
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 14-16
Application Deadline March
Director Makeda Turner, Director
Residential Fee Free. 2 weeks.
Dates & Sessions 1 session, 2 weeks long


Makeda Turner, Director