Des Moines University is pleased to offer DMU Preview events for the DPM, DPT and PA programs. These unique one-day events are designed for highly qualified prospective students and applicants to the aforementioned programs to have the opportunity to learn more about DMU, meet faculty and staff, tour our facilities, and engage with DMU on an intimate level. Each preview event will accept up to 15 participants and an application is required.
To qualify for the program, applicants are required to have an overall cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 as well as a strong interest in applying to their selected program.
You must submit the following items to apply for a DMU Preview event:
Deadlines vary by program:
Students are responsible for all travel and lodging arrangements and expenses. However, scholarship money may be available to help offset the cost. To apply for a scholarship, submit a short essay to firstname.lastname@example.org detailing why you want to attend a DMU Preview event and how attendance will benefit you.
The visit will provide you the opportunity to visit Des Moines University, tour our facilities, meet students, and discover if DMU is a good fit for your educational needs. Participants in the visit program will be given priority consideration in the application and admission process.
Events for the day may include:
Program overview with faculty
Discussion of curriculum, clinical and/or internship opportunities, board exams, job placement, residencies
Admissions overview with admissions staff
Discussion of admission process, financial aid, student life, global health
Lunch with current students
Q&A with current students
Tour of lab facilities and campus
Specialized for your program of interest, any may include medical simulation labs, surgery skills lab, research labs, classroom spaces, library, Wellness Center
Opportunity to observe and/or participate in a class with current students
We are excited to offer this visit opportunity and encourage you to apply! Contact us with any questions at email@example.com.