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O’Dowd Hall, Room 428
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
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OUWB Class Profile

The Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine's Student body brings a variety of perspectives to the medical school. Their academic endeavors include fields of study ranging from Art History to Engineering. OUWB Medical students have traveled to more than 65 various places around the globe, and have accumulated an array of international experiences. They also speak 37 different languages, including Urdu, Vietnamese and American Sign Language to name a few. Please read more about them below.

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Class of
2019

Education

Summary

 
Applicants6,140
Interviews492
Class Size125
Median Undergraduate GPA3.75
Median Science GPA3.71
Mean MCAT31

Fields of Study

Percent

Biology and Biomedical57%
Behavior and Social Science16%
Chemistry and Biochemistry10%
Health Sciences6%
Business 2%
Spanish2%
Economics1%
European Studies1%
French1%
German1%
History1%
Mathematics1%
Nursing1%

Undergraduate Institutions

Percent

University of Michigan 14%
University of California - Berkeley7%
University of California - Los Angeles5%
Oakland University4%
University of California - San Diego4%
Michigan State University3%
University of California - Davis3%
University of California - Irvine3%
University of Toronto3%
University of Washington3%
University of Michigan - Dearborn2%
University of Santa Barbara2%
University of Southern California2%
Brigham Young University2%
Queen's University of Kingston2%
University of Illinois at Chicago2%
University of Michigan - Flint2%
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities2%
University of Rochester2%
Weber State University2%
Arizona State University1%
Brandeis University1% 
California State University - Fresno1%
Carleton University1%
Chapman University1%
City University of New York Brooklyn College1%
Gustavus Adolphus Collge1%
High Point University1%
Hillsdale College1%
Hope College1%
Indiana University - Bloomington1%
John Carroll University1%
Johns Hopkins University1%
Lake Forest College1%
McGill University1%
McMaster University1%
New York University1%
Pitzer College1%
Saginaw Valley State1%
St. Bonaventure1%
State University of New York - Purchase College1% 
State University of New York - Stony Brook1%
Syracuse University1% 
The Ohio State University1%
The University of Akron1%
The University of Utah1%
Tulane University1%
University of Arizona1% 
University of British Columbia1%
University of California - Riverside1%
University of Florida1%
University of Maryland - College Park1%
University of Miami1%
University of Nevada - Las Vegas1%
University of North Texas1%
University of Pittsburg1%
University of San Diego1%
University of Sciences in Philadelphia1%
Wayne State University1%
Wellesley College1%

Demographics

State of Residence

Percent

California34%
Michigan27%
Canada10%
Washington5%
Illinois4%
New York3%
Utah2%
Ohio2%
Minnesota2%
Pennsylvania2%
Florida2%
Arizona2%
Nevada 1%
Massachusetts1%
Maryland1%
Indiana1%
Connecticut1%
Colorado1%

County (Michigan)

Percent

Oakland28%
Wayne19%
Macomb6%
Washtenaw6%
Other13%

Gender

Percent

Female36%
Male64%

Age

 
Average Age24.3
Age Range21-33

Experiences

Intercollegiate Athletics
and Club Sports

Languages Spoken

Artistic Endeavors

Travel for Study
or Service Trips

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Dragon Boat Racing
Football 
Hockey
Rowing 
Soccer 
Taekwondo
Tennis
Track and Field
Weightlifting

American Sign Language
Amharic
Arabic
Chinese
French
German
Greek
Gujarat
Hebrew
Hindi
Italian
Korean
Persian
Portuguese
Punjabi
Rumanian
Russian
Serbo-Croatian
Spanish
Syrian
Tamil
Urdu
Vietnamese

Acting
Alto Saxophone
Ballroom Dance
Blogging (Food)
Bulbul Tarang (Indian Banjo)
Cello
Choir
Choreography
Dance
Directing (Theatre)
Drawing
Drums
Flute
Guitar
Harmonium
Indian Dance
Manga Art
Music Composition
Photography
Piano
Salsa Dance
Tabla
Videography

Afghanistan
Argentina
Australia
Cameroon
Canada
Chile
China
Colombia
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Ghana
Guatemala
Haiti
Honduras
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Ireland
Italy
Jamaica
Jordan
Mexico
Nicaragua
Palestine
Peru
South Africa
Tanzania
United Kingdom
Zambia

 

Class of
2018

Education

Summary

 
Applicants4,648
Interviews451
Class Size100
Median Undergraduate GPA3.77
Median Science GPA3.69
Mean MCAT30

Fields of Study

Percent

Biology and Biomedical59%
Behavior and Social Science27%
Chemistry and Biochemistry8%
Health Sciences5%
Business 3%
Engineering2%
Chinese1%
English 1%
Liberal Studies 1%
Mathematics1%
Philosophy1%
Physics1%
Religion1%
Spanish1%

Undergraduate Institutions

Percent

University of Michigan 22%
University of California - San Diego8%
Wayne State University6%
Michigan State University5%
University of Michigan - Dearborn4%
Brigham Young University3%
University of California - Berkeley3%
University of California - Irvine3%
Central Michigan University2%
University of California - Los Angeles2%
University of Illinois at Chicago2%
University of Miami2%
University of Notre Dame2%
Benedictine University1%
California State University - Fresno1%
California State University - Long Beach1%
Case Western Reserve University1%
Connecticut College1%
Florida Atlantic University - Boca Raton1%
Grand Valley State University1%
Loyola University Chicago1%
North Central College1% 
Northern Michigan University1%
Oakland University1%
Olivet Nazarene University1%
Point Loma Nazarene University1%
Simmons College1%
Southern Illinios University - Carbondale 1%
Southern Illinios University - Edwardsville 1%
St. Cloud State University 1%
Stanford University 1%
Syracuse University 1%
University of Albany 1%
University of Arizona1%
University of California - Riverside 1%
University of Central Florida 1%
University of Iowa 1%
University of Maryland - College Park 1%
University of Massachusetts - Amherst 1%
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities 1% 
University of North Dakota 1%
University of Portland 1% 
University of Texas at Arlington 1%
Western Kentucky University 1%
Winona State University 1%
Wittenberg University 1%
Yale University 1% 
Yeshiva University 1%
Youngstown State University  1%

Demographics

State of Residence

Percent

Michigan44%
California22%
Illinois11%
Minnesota3%
New York3%
Ohio3%
Washington3%
Arizona1%
Florida1%
Idaho 1%
Indiana 1%
Kansas1% 
Massachusetts 1% 
North Dakota1%
Oregon 1%
Texas 1% 
Utah 1%

County (Michigan)

Percent

Oakland36%
Wayne17%
Macomb11%
Washtenaw9%
Other21%

Gender

Percent

Female51%
Male49%

Age

 
Average Age23.5
Age Range21-38

Experiences

Intercollegiate Athletics
and Club Sports

Languages Spoken

Artistic Endeavors

Travel for Study
or Service Trips

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country 
Football 
Gymnastics
Rowing 
Soccer 
Synchronized Swimming 
Track and Field
Ultimate Frisbee 
Water Polo
Wrestling

Albanian
American Sign Language
Arabic
Bengali
Chaldean
Chichewa
Chinese
English
French
German
Gujarati
Hindi
Hebrew
Italian
Japanese
Kiswahili
Korean
Latin
Marathi
Norwegian
Persian
Polish
Portuguese
Punjabi
Serbo-Croatian
Spanish
Syrian
Telugu
Turkish
Urdu
Vietnamese
Ballet
Ballroom Dancing
Baritone
Bass
Cello
Choir
Drawing
Flute
French Horn
Glee Club
Graphic Art
Guitar
Latin Dance
Musical Theatre
Painting
Piano
Poetry
Sculpting
Sketching 
Trumpet 
Ukelele
Viola
Violin
Writing
Belize
Benin
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
France
Guatemala
Haiti
Honduras
India
Iraq
Israel
Italy
Jordan
Kenya
Korea
Malawi
Mexico
Nepal
Nicaragua 
Norway
Palestine
Panama
Peru
Taiwan
Tanzania
Thailand
Syria
Vietnam

 

Class of
2017

Education

Summary

 
Applicants3,689
Interviews462
Class Size100
Median Undergraduate GPA3.63
Median Science GPA3.54
Median MCAT30

Fields of Study

Percent

Biology and Biomedical64%
Health Sciences12%
Chemistry and Biochemistry9%
Behavior and Social Science5%
Engineering4%
French2%
Business2%
Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, & Islamic Studies1%
Art History1%
Creative Writing1% 
Economics1%
English1%
Latin1%
Mathematics1%
Spanish 1%

Undergraduate Institutions

Percent

University of Michigan24%
University of California - Irvine9%
Michigan State University6%
University of California - Los Angeles6%
Oakland University3%
Wayne State University3%
Brigham Young University2%
Massachusetts Institute of Technology2%
Rutgers University2%
The Ohio State University2%
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities2%
University of Notre Dame2%
University of Toronto2%
University of Wisconsin - Madison2%
Wellesley College2%
Albion College1%
Colorado State University - Pueblo1%
Grand Valley State University1%
Johns Hopkins University1%
Kalamazoo College1%
Loyola Marymount University1%
McMaster University1%
Northern Arizona University1%
Northern Michigan University1%
Northwestern University - Evanston1%
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale1%
United States Air Force Academy1%
University of California - Berkeley1%
University of California - San Diego1% 
University of California - Santa Barbara1%
University of Chicago1%
University of Dayton1%
University of Detroit Mercy1%
University of Illinois at Chicago1%
University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign1% 
University of New Hampshire1%
University of North Dakota1% 
University of Pennsylvania1% 
University of San Diego1% 
University of St. Francis1% 
University of St. Thomas1%
University of Washington1% 
University of Western Ontario1%
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee1% 
Vanderbilt University1%
Yale University 1%

Demographics

State of Residence

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Percent

Michigan47%
California20%
Illinois7%
Minnesota3%
Wisconsin3%
Florida2%
New Hampshire2%
Ohio2%
Arizona1%
Colorado 1%
Connecticut 1%
Missouri1%
New Jersey1%
New York 1%
North Dakota 1%
Utah1%
Virgina 1% 
Washington 1%

County (Michigan)

Percent

Oakland40%
Wayne21%
Washtenaw9%
Macomb9%
Other21% 

Gender

Percent

Male54%
Female46%

Age

 
Average Age24.1
Age Range21-36

Experiences

Intercollegiate Athletics
and Club Sports

Languages Spoken

Artistic Endeavors 

Travel for Study
or Service Trips

Baseball
Basketball 
Cross Country
Figure Skating
Football
Gymnastics
Rowing
Rugby
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Tennis
Track and Field
Ultimate Frisbee
Wrestling
Arabic
Armenian
Chinese
English
French
German
Greek
Gujarati
Hindi
Korean
Malayalam
Persian
Punjabi
Russian
Spanish
Tamil
Ukrainian
Urdu
Vietnamese
 
A cappella
Band Leader
Bandura
Classical Guitar
Crochet
Drawing
Folkloric Middle Eastern Dance
Jazz guitar
Painting
Photography
Piano 
Raas Dance
Sculpting
Tuba
Violin
Vocalist
Armenia
Argentina
Australia
Belize
Bolivia
China
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
France
Germany
Greece
Guatemala
Haiti
Honduras
Italy
India
Mexico
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Panama
Peru
Philippines
South Africa
United Kingdom

 

Class of
2016

Education

Summary

 
Applicants3,751
Interviews415
Class Size75
Median Undergraduate GPA3.65
Median Science GPA3.54
Median MCAT31

Fields of Study

Percent

Biology and Biomedical57%
Behavior and Social Science17%
Chemistry and Biochemistry12%
Health Sciences5%
Engineering4%
English4%
Economics1%
Film and Television1%
French Studies1%
International Studies 1% 
Nursing1%
Physics1%

Undergraduate Institutions

Percent

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor24%
Oakland University7%
Michigan State University5%
Brigham Young University3%
Duke University3%
Grand Valley State University3%
University of California - Berkeley3%
University of California - San Diego3%
University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign3%
Arizona State University at the Polytechnic Campus1%
Baylor University1%
Bowdoin College1%
Cal Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo1%
California State University - Chico1%
California State University - Monterey Bay1%
College of Saint Benedict1%
Concord University1%
Hillsdale University1%
Hope College1%
Indiana Wesleyan University1%
Kalamazoo College1%
McGill University1%
Grace Baptist College1%
New York University1%
Northern Michigan University1%
Oral Roberts University 1%
San Diego Christian College 1%
Seattle University1%
State University of New York College at Geneseo1% 
Taylor University - Upland1%
The Ohio State University1%
University of California - Irvine 1%
University of California - Los Angeles1%
University of Georgia1%
University of Michigan - Dearborn1% 
University of Notre Dame1%
University of Ottawa1% 
University of Pennsylvania1% 
University of Southern California1% 
University of Virginia1% 
University of Washington 1%
University of Western Ontario 1% 
Washington State University1%
Wayne State University1% 
Weber State University1%

Demographics

State of Residence

Percent

Michigan53%
California16%
Illinois5%
Washington4%
New York3%
Utah3%
Arizona1%
Colorado1%
Georgia1%
Maine1%
Minnesota1%
Missouri 1%
New Mexico1%
Ohio1%
Pennsylvania 1%
Virginia 1%

County (Michigan)

Percent

Oakland37%
Wayne11%
Macomb9%
Midland9%
Other34% 

Gender

Percent

Male53%
Female47%

Age

 
Average Age23.9
Age Range21-43

Experiences

Intercollegiate Athletics
and Club Sports

Languages Spoken

Artistic Endeavors 

Travel for Study
or Service Trips

Cheerleading
Crew
Ice Hockey
Rugby 
Soccer 
Tennis
Triathlon 
American Sign Language
Arabic
Chinese
French
German
Gujarat
Hebrew
Hindi
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Persian
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Vietnamese 

 
Ballet
Ballroom Dancing 
Choreography
Chorus
Creative Writing
Dance
Kathak Dance Team
Organ
Painting 
Saxophone 
Photography
Piano
Violin
Albania
Argentina
Brazil
Canada
Chile
China
Costa Rica
Cote d'Ivoire
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
El Salvador
France
Ghana
Greece
Guatemala
Haiti
Jamaica
Japan
Kuwait
Lebanon
Mexico
Nicaragua
Nigeria
Panama
Peru
Portugal
Romania
South Africa
Tanzania
Thailand
United Kingdom
Zambia