Special Admissions Options—
St. Bonaventure University Dual-Admission Program

This program seeks individuals from New York State that are residing in an underserved/under-represented area(s) and that have stated a willingness to consider returning to service in rural New York State in the future.

  • Must have SAT (or ACT equivalent 29) scores of at least 1300
  • Must have satisfactory SAT II Natural Science subject test scores as determined by SBU and Upstate
  • Must have a high school grade point average of at least 90%
  • Must have a high school class rank of no less than 10%

Acceptance into these programs indicates your willingness to participate in the Rural Medical Scholars Program (RSMP).  You will therefore be assigned to the RMSP track as a medical student at SUNY Upstate Medical University.

David B. Duggan, MD, MACP, Dean

David B. Duggan, MD, MACP
Dean, College of Medicine

I am particularly honored to serve as Dean of the College of Medicine. As an alumnus of the Class of 1979 and a member of the faculty since 1986, I have been extraordinarily pleased at the growth of the Medical School over this time and proud of the work of its faculty and graduates.

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