Wayne State University Secondary Application

Wayne State University Secondary Essay Prompts

(If you have updated prompts, please submit them at updatesecondaries.com)

These prompts are from the 2021 Application Cycle and are unchanged from the previous cycle.


  • If you could tell the admissions committee one thing unique about yourself that isn’t medically related, what would it be?  (1000 characters)
  • Explain an activity that you have been involved in for at least 6-12 months. What was it about that activity that kept you motivated to continue? What did you learn from that activity? (1000 characters)
  • Give an example of a project to which you gave sustained effort. How were you involved in the leadership of this project? (1000 characters)

Primary Deadline: December 31, 2021
Secondary Deadline
: Unknown (Try to turn your secondaries around within two weeks after receiving)
Secondary Fee: $100
FAP Waiver: Full Fee Waived
CASPer Required: No
VITA Required: Yes
Screens Applications: No
Accepts Application Updates:

Wayne State University School of Medicine Mission:

We will educate a diverse student body in an urban setting and within a culture of inclusion, through high quality education, clinical excellence, pioneering research, local investment in our community and innovative technology, to prepare physician and biomedical scientific leaders to achieve health and wellness for our society.

Wayne State University School of Medicine Vision:

Wayne State University School of Medicine faculty and staff will graduate a diverse group of physicians and biomedical scientists who will transform the promise of equal health into a reality for all.