US News and World Report Best Medical Schools Qustionnaire ()
Edits are no longer accepted for records associated with fiscal year 2018.
Is the initiative active?(*Required)Indication of whether you are actively planning to continue the initiative in the future. If you plan to continue this effort, select Active.
Title(*Required)Name of your initiative
US News and World Report Best Medical Schools Qustionnaire
AcronymShort name to identify initiative (e.g., DIP, DDEEA, UHS)
TypeCategory that best characterizes your initiative
Description of initiativeDescription of initiative
Each year the US News and World Report sends medical schools a questionnaire to help them determine their medical school rankings. A section of the questionnaire is in regards to diversity of the student body. This report gives us an opportunity to reflect on the previous year to see how many students of color applied to SMPH, how many were interviewed, how many were offered acceptance, and how many matriculated.
This initiative is on behalf of a registered student organization (RSO)Registered Student Organizations (RSO) are groups or associations that are operated by students at UW-Madison who are registered with the Center for Leadership and Involvement
Initiative is not on behalf of a RSO.
Division (Department)-Unit(*Required)Division, department, and unit responsible for initiative
School of Medicine and Public Health (ACADEMIC AFFAIRS)-DIVERSITY RETENTION
Founding date(*Required)Date the initiative first took place. For events, this can be the same as the date the initiative took place, especially if it is a one-time event.
Initiative mission statementGive a formal summary of the aims and values of the initiative or a live link
Vision statementGive an aspirational description of what your initiative would like to achieve or accomplish in the mid-term or long-term future, or provide a live link
Initiative Start DateThe date the initiative began this fiscal year
Initiative end dateSelect the date the initiative ends this fiscal year
TagsTags are labels used to group similar initiatives
Fundraising, Scholarship, Recruitment
Initiative Data for Fiscal Year:
(*Required)Number of people who participated in the initiative
(*Required)Indicate whether or not participants had to pay a fee to participate
Indicate whether the initiative is open to those that were not a part of the targeted audience
Population Served(*Required)Intended audience of initiative:
EthnicityHispanic (Cuban, Puerto Rican, Mexican, Mexican American, Chicanx)
American Indian/Alaska Native
Asian-Southeast (Cambodian, Vietnamese, Hmong, Laotian)
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander