Preparing for Medical and Graduate School

Granville Wrensford

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean and Associate Director
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs

To be discussed:

  • Degree programs (MD, PhD, MD/PhD)
  • Timeline of application process – coursework completion, standardized tests, submitting applications, interview season
  • Academic preparation – required and recommended coursework, studying for standardized tests, research
  • National and UConn-specific statistics (GPA, MCAT, DAT, GRE, applicants vs. matriculations, etc.)
  • Successful applications from the admissions committee perspective
  • Cost of attendance, financial aid, AAMC Fee Assistance Program (FAP)
  • Online resources available to students and minority students for the professional school application process

Date:                 Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Time:                12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location:          Classroom B16, UConn Medical School

Target Audience: Individuals interested in pursuing careers as scientists and scholars in biological and biomedical sciences

Space is limited.

Registration is now open.


If you registered for a seminar that you are unable to attend, please email us at least 48 hours before the scheduled date.

Summer 2017 Seminar Series sponsored by The Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (CICATS) at the University of Connecticut