Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until February 5, 2018 at 5PM Est. This opportunity is for all rising undergraduate juniors and seniors who are interested caring for underserved populations in healthcare and have an interest in diversity and inclusion. We strongly encourage first generation college students and students underrepresented in the health professions to apply.

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Important note: once you begin the application, you cannot save and log back in; please prepare to finish the application in one sitting. For more information on GU ARCHES, please contact with the subject heading "GU ARCHES question".

Reflections and Advice from a 2017 ARCHES Fellow

Application Requirements and Deadlines

Completed Application Includes:

  • 4 Required Short answer essays (1 optional essay)
  • 1 Letter of Recommendation
  • 1 Evaluation Form (Completed by Recommender)
  • Official Transcript (scanned & uploaded to application) 
  • Resume

GPA Requirement
The GPA Requirement for applicants is a cumulative 2.5.

ARCHES Fellows Eligibility
You must be a citizen of the United States or Permanent Resident of the United States.You must be a rising Junior or Senior at a 4 year college or university. If you have earned, or will earn a bachelor's degree prior to the program beginning in June, you are NOT eligible to be an ARCHES Fellow.

Application Deadlines

Application Due Date: Monday, February 5, 2018 at 5:00 PM EST.

Finalists are notified of Zoom Interviews - Week of February 12, 2018

Applicants notified of being selected as ARCHES Fellows - March 23, 2018