College/Pre-Med Programs

In addition to our programs for high school students, UT Southwestern encourages college students to learn more about careers in medicine, science and research. We support programs that increase career awareness and provide valuable employment experience.

Annual Conference

Summer Research Programs

  • AMGEN Scholars Program at UT Southwestern (AMGEN)

    The AMGEN Scholars Program at UT Southwestern’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences is designed to provide an intensive research experience to outstanding undergraduates who have the goal of pursuing a research-intensive career (Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D.) in the field of biomedical science. Scholars take part in an intensive, full-time, 10 weeks, hands on residential summer research program in leading-edge UT Southwestern research laboratories.

    Dr. Jeffrey Zigman looks over test results with a female and a male student researchers
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

    The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program at UT Southwestern’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences is an intensive summer research training experience designed for college students who are preparing for Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. careers in biomedical research. Fellows spend 10 weeks (beginning in early June and ending mid-August) pursuing individual research projects in the laboratories of Graduate School faculty members.

    A Black male in a white coat holds a test tube with a gloved hand

Partnership Programs