Pipeline App Expert, Cress Miller shares a few tips!

Summer programs can have a long application cycle that sometimes makes it easy to forget how important it is to get organized early! Don’t let long application dates fool you, there are often exams, term papers/projects, scheduled breaks and a myriad of other academic obligations (nevermind personal ones) that will soon make it difficult for … Continue reading Pipeline App Expert, Cress Miller shares a few tips!

Register today: Diversity Healthcare Lectures Oct 27-Nov 18

The Diversity Healthcare Lectures will return this fall as a 4-part co-curricular course entitled “HumanCare.” Lecturer in residence, Yewande Austin, is offering an introductory level course for first time participants and an intermediate level course for returning diversity leadership participants. New students will learn how microaggressions, socio-economic issues, gender identity, and religious beliefs might affect … Continue reading Register today: Diversity Healthcare Lectures Oct 27-Nov 18

Welcome Back!!

The Division for Health Sciences Diversity is so excited to welcome back our VCU Pipeline Students! During the summer, we hope you took advantage of opportunities to learn something new, made new connections, and even enjoyed some time off. The VCU Pipeline team is happy to say we did the same! New Opportunities to Learn and Develop: … Continue reading Welcome Back!!

Five VCU Students on the Importance of Diversity

Professional school graduate Virgie Fields, health professional students Kaylann Kauv, Lyubov Slashcheva, and Qasim Kazmi, as well as pre-health undergraduate Alexis Savage share their thoughts on diversity and what it means to them as students, and what it means for their future as healthcare professionals. Kauv has been connected to the Division for Health Sciences … Continue reading Five VCU Students on the Importance of Diversity

Don’t forget, the VCU Acceleration deadline is approaching!

VCU Acceleration is a bridge program with summer and academic year components for incoming VCU freshmen interested in pursuing the health sciences. Kick start your college experience with a 4-week summer program on the MCV Campus where you participate in math and science prep courses, healthcare workshops, community service, and social activities! During the academic year, VCU Acceleration students take a specific set of courses together throughout the first year and can take advantage of tutoring sessions, study groups, health-related internships, professional development seminars, networking experiences and service opportunities exclusive to VCU Pipeline students.

The application deadline is May 1, 2015, so start pulling your materials together!

Checklist:
Online application
Two reference letters (please use this form)
Official high school transcript
Application fee of $25

All materials should be sent to
VCU Pipeline
PO BOX 980006
Richmond, VA 23298

Check out VCU Acceleration on Facebook and read testimonials from program alum online. Please reach out if you have questions or 804-827-0982

We hope you will take advantage of this valuable opportunity!