Pre-Medical Pipeline Programs

The following pipeline programs were established for select undergraduate students at our partnership universities to provide exposure to the medical profession and mentorship through the application process. Students who enter our pipeline programs must express an overall desire to become a physician and must be interested in the WVU School of Medicine as a potential school of enrollment.  

MedSTEP

This program was established in April 2003 as a joint partnership between Shepherd University and the WVU School of Medicine. MedSTEP students will be mentored by our staff and faculty from the WVU School of Medicine Eastern Campus.

Learn more about the requirements for MedSTEP. 

Waynesburg University Pre-Medical Track 

Established in September 2014 the WVU Pre-Medical Track at Waynesburg University is an early assurance program designed for selected undergraduate students of Waynesburg University. Students accepted into the Pre-Medical Track will receive counseling through the office of admissions and will be able to participate in exclusive workshops at the WVU School of Medicine - Morgantown Campus. Those students who successfully complete the requirements of the Pre-Medical Track will be guaranteed an interview with the WVU School of Medicine. This program does not guarantee acceptance.

The application for the WVU - Waynesburg Pre-Medical Track is now open

Application Requirements:

  • Have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA
  • Completed at least one full year at Waynesburg University

To learn more about this program please email lwamsle2@hsc.wvu.edu.

West Virginia State University Pre-Medical Track 

Established in July of 2016  the WVU Pre-Medical Track at West Virginia State University (WVSU) is an early assurance program designed for selected undergraduate students of WVSU.  Students accepted into the Pre-Medical Track will receive counseling through the office of admissions and will be able to participate in exclusive workshops at the WVU School of Medicine - Charleston Campus. Those students who successfully complete the requirements of the Pre-Medical Track will be guaranteed an interview with the WVU School of Medicine. This program does not guarantee acceptance.

The application for the WVU - WVSU Pre-Medical Track is now open

Application Requirements:

  • Have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA
  • Completed at least one full year at West Virginia State University

To learn more about this program please email lwamsle2@hsc.wvu.edu.

West Virginia University Pre-Medical Track 

Established in September of 2015, the WVU Pre-Medical Track is an early assurance program designed for selected undergraduate students of WVU. Students accepted into the Pre-Medical Track will receive counseling through the office of admissions and will be able to participate in exclusive workshops at the WVU School of Medicine. Those students who successfully complete the requirements of the Pre-Medical Track will be guaranteed an interview with the WVU School of Medicine. This program does not guarantee acceptance.

The application for the WVU Pre-Medical Track is now open

Application Requirements:

  • Have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA
  • Completed at least one full year at the West Virginia University

 The 2018 application cycle is now closed.To learn more about this program please email lwamsle2@hsc.wvu.edu.