Urban Health Opportunities Program (UHOP) at the University of Nebraska

PURPOSE OF UHOP: To diversify the urban Nebraska primary care medical workforce by identifying and preparing qualified students from underrepresented groups to enter and succeed in medical school.”
See Urban Health Opportunities Program


  • You must be a high school senior.
  • You must be a permanent resident or citizen of the United States, and be a Nebraska resident.
  • Prior to applying, you must have achieved an ACT composite AND math score of 24 or higher. You must also have an unweighted high school GPA mnimum of 3.0.

Supplemental Questions
  1. What is your current high school unweighted GPA?
  2. What is your best ACT Math OR Accuplacer Math score?
  3. Parent #1 occupation:
  4. Parent #2 occupation:
  5. Upload ESSAY #1 (no more than 2 pages) in response to this statement: "Describe why you wish to be a physician, and how you will help achieve the purpose of the UHOP program."
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