- What are the deadlines for application to the medical school?
- What are you prerequisites?
- Can I substitute biochemistry for a second semester of organic chemistry?
- What courses will satisfy your English requirement?
- What is the oldest/latest MCAT score you accept?
- Can I submit my application before I take the MCAT?
- I have multiple MCAT scores; which one will you consider?
- Can I have my application re-reviewed once new scores arrive?
- When should I send my transcript?
- How long after my application is complete should I expect a response?
- How should I submit my letters of recommendation?
- Will you accept letters of recommendation through Virtual Evals or Interfolio?
- Will you accept fee waivers for your secondary application fee?
Applications must be complete by December 20th, 11:59 PM PST
Please see page 4 of our Guide to Application for a complete admissions calendar
Please see page 8 of our Guide to Application for a complete list of our prerequisites.
Yes, a biochemistry class, it will satisfy our requirement for a second semester of organic chemistry.
Any course that is considered 'writing-intensive' by your undergraduate school will fulfill our English requirement. Also, English AP credit that appears on your undergraduate transcript will satisfy the requirement.
For the entering 2012 class, we will accept all and only MCAT administrations offered in 2009, 2010, or 2011.
Yes, if you plan on taking the MCAT in August or September 2011, your application will be held pending receipt of your scores.
We consider only the most recent MCAT scores.
No. The committee will review each application only once. If you plan on taking the MCAT after submitting your application, you MUST indicate it on your secondary application.
Please, DO NOT send us any transcripts unless we specifically ask you to submit them. Transcripts WILL NOT be added to your file. We will only consider transcripts included in your AMCAS application.
Turn-around time is generally six to eight weeks, however it will vary considerably with the volume of applications being received. Please be assured that every application is individually reviewed prior to committee decision.
Letters of recommendation MUST be submitted through AMCAS. We WILL NOT accept letters of recommendations submitted any other way.
All letters of recommendation MUST be submitted through AMCAS. Virtual Evals and Interfolio letters should be submitted directly to AMCAS.
Yes, if your AMCAS fee waiver appears on your verified AMCAS application, we will grant a waiver of the secondary application fee.