Health Sciences Enrichment Institute

University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS.
Type Academic Enrichment, Test Preparation


The Health Sciences Enrichment Institute (HSEI) is a five-week summer program on the KUMC campus designed to provide preliminary undergraduate (non-credit) education.  Such education is structured to enhance the participant’s preparation for, admission to, and the probability of the participant’s successful completion of the regular course of study in a health professions school, and to reinforce the participant’s potential for success in a career as a health professional.




  • Acceptance to or current enrollment as a freshman in an institution of higher education.
  • A minimum of 2.75 G.P.A. on a 4.0 scale is required at the college level or 3.0 G.P.A. at the high school level.
  • Completion of at least one science course, one math course and one English course or its equivalent at the college level, or completion of at least two sciences and two math courses at the high school level is mandatory.
  • The student must be a member of a population that is underrepresented or underserved in the health field (i.e. Native American, African American, Hispanic American, Southeast Asian).

More Information

If you have questions regarding this program, please contact the office at 913-588-1237.