Urban clinical excellence in the heart of Detroit

The School of Medicine boasts a

98% Total Success Match Rate

— over the last eight years.

Wayne State was ranked among

50 safest campuses

in the United States by BestColleges.com.

~40%

of Michigan’s practicing physicians received all or part of their medical training at WSU.

Through hands-on clinical education in the heart of a rapidly evolving city, the Wayne State University School of Medicine provides a distinct experiential advantage that sets you apart from your peers at other colleges. When you become a Warrior M.D., you'll work alongside leading clinicians who will take you out of the classroom and straight to the operating rooms, bedsides, and communities where your work will make a difference.

Learn more about student organizations and free clinics, M.D. student research, the residency match success of our students, and our culture of diversity and inclusion.

 

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Warrior Ambassador

Nicholas Righi

“ Wayne stands out as exceptional for a multitude of reasons. However, if I had to point to one reason, I chose WSUSOM because I wanted to attend a medical school that fostered a collaborative atmosphere among its students. Before attending medical school, I was worried that the environment would be competitive and lonely. These concerns quickly melted away when I found that the students at Wayne are always willing to lend a had to those that need it, whether this be sharing study resources or generally supporting friends through the stress of this journey. ”

— Nicholas Righi, 2025 View other M.D.'s

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