what is URM

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  1. csudental

    csudental Banned Banned Account on Hold

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    what is URM ?
    UCSF recognized Black, Hispanic, Native American, Filipino as a URM
    I'm half Lebanese half Egyptian do i consider URM
    and does being half Egyptian can make choose ethnicity African american when i apply
     
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  3. elizabetts

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    do you consider yourself african-american? what box did you or your family check on the census?

    (rhetorically! you don't have to answer here, but you should check the same box on AMCAS that you would normally check on official forms and documents. you can also check "other.")
     
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    African american, other asian
     
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    then you should feel free to choose both
     

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