College in Compton, CA
The Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science has evolved and grown, shaped by the requirements of the community it serves. Situated in the Watts-Willowbrook section of South Los Angeles, the institution benefits from its location and the corresponding diversity and complexity of its patient population by creating an academic environment unlike any other. Through innovative basic science, the University conducts education, patient care and research programs-training physicians and allied health specialists to supply care to under served populations.
read moreAs the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost of Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU), I am delighted to welcome you to Academic Affairs section of the University website. The website is our window to the world revealing the University's vision, mission, values, and providing important information to all our current and potential stakeholders. The central mission of the Academic Affairs is to translate the University's mission into vibrant, enduring, and rich educational and co-curricular experiences for all our students, faculty, and staff.
read moreThe Enrollment Management Team is committed to undergraduate and graduate student success by providing the resources and tools necessary to facilitate a pleasurable admissions experience. Charles R. Drew University works collaboratively with various community organizations, schools, and programs to address issues that impact our community. Contact the Office of Enrollment today to learn more about how you can benefit or engage your students. Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) is a private, nonprofit, community-founded, student-centered University committed to cultivating diverse health professional leaders who are dedicated to social justice and health equity for underserved populations through outstanding education, clinical service and community engagement.